Jacob Larsen

Male6 March 1808–1 September 1860

Brief Life History of Jacob

When Jacob Larsen was born on 6 March 1808, in Oxholm, Øland, Øster Han, Hjørring, Denmark, his father, Laurs Jacobsen, was 44 and his mother, Anne Michelsdatter, was 45. He married Anne Kirstine Jensdr on 2 April 1833. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 10 daughters. He lived in Øland, Øster Han, Hjørring, Denmark in 1834 and Holbæk, Denmark for about 10 years. He died on 1 September 1860, in Ålborg, Denmark, at the age of 52.

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Jacob Larsen
Anne Kirstine Jensdr
Marriage: 2 April 1833
Jens Andersen
Kirsten Nielsdatter
Anne Kathrine Jacobsdatter
Karen Augusta Jacobsdatter
Karen Augusta Jacobsen
Karen Aügüsta Jacobsen
Mariane Larsen
Mariana Larsen
Nicoline Larsen
Hans Jacobsen
Peder Christine Andersen
Caroline Sophie Larsen
Caroline Sophie Larsen

Sources (42)

  • Jacob Larsen, "Denmark Census, 1850"
  • Jacob Larsen, "Denmark, Marriages, 1635-1916"
  • Jacob Larsen in entry for Nicoline Larsen, "Denmark Church Records, 1484-1941"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    2 April 1833
  • Children (13)

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    Siblings (5)

    World Events (6)


    Age 6

    Denmark cedes Norway to Sweden.

    1818 · Danmarks Nationalbank

    Age 10

    Danmarks Nationalbank is the central bank of the Kingdom of Denmark and serves as an independent and credible institution that issues the krone, the Danish currency. The bank undertakes all functions related to the management of the Danish central-government debt.

    1829 · Oldest Leather Goods in Denmark

    Age 21

    Kuffert Sorensen was established in 1829 by Carl Peter Sorensen as a leather goods company. Today the business has five locations and each are run by a member of the Sorensen family.

    Name Meaning

    Some characteristic forenames: Scandinavian Erik, Lars, Nels, Niels, Sven, Thor, Knud, Nils, Per, Jorgen, Alf, Bjorn.

    Danish, Norwegian, and North German: patronymic from the personal name Lars, an equivalent of Lawrence . This is also an Americanized form of the cognate Larssen. Compare Larson 1, Larrison , and Lawson 2.

    Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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