Hans Lind

19 June 1796–19 November 1844 (Age 48)
Christiansø, Bornholm, Denmark

The Life Summary of Hans

Hans Lind was born on 19 June 1796, in Christiansø, Bornholm, Denmark as the son of Mons Hansen Lind and Anne Elisabeth Clemensdatter. He married Dorthea Kirstine Andersdatter on 31 January 1818, in Christiansø, Bornholm, Denmark. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 5 daughters. He died on 19 November 1844, in Christiansø, Bornholm, Denmark, at the age of 48, and was buried in Christiansø, Bornholm, Denmark.

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Hans Lind
Dorthea Kirstine Andersdatter
Marriage: 31 January 1818
Peder Hansen Lind
Anna Elisabeth Lind
Oline Lind
Mogens Hansen Lind
Hansine Cecilie Oline Lind
Ole Hansen Lind
Peder Andersen Lind
Peder Andersen Lind
Juliane Kathrine Lind

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  • Marriage
    31 January 1818Christiansø, Bornholm, Denmark
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    World Events (5)

    1805 · Christianso Lighthouse
    Age 9
    The Christianso Lighthouse is one of Denmark's oldest lighthouses and the first to have a flashing light. It was built on the island of Christianso in the northern Baltic Sea.
    1808 · Dannebrogordenens Haederstegn
    Age 12
    Dannebrogordenens Haederstegn, The Cross of Honour of the Order of the Dannebrog, is an award connected to the Danish Order of the Dannebrog. The cross was instituted by King Frederick VI of Denmark and Norway on June 28, 1808 and was named Dannebrogsmendenes Haederstegn until 1952. The award is given to any Dane who has provided a service to Denmark through a noble deed. The cross is considered an additional recognition if awarded to someone who is already a holder of the Order.
    Age 18
    Denmark cedes Norway to Sweden.

    Name Meaning

    Scandinavian, English, and Dutch: topographic name for someone who lived by a lime tree, Scandinavian and Middle English lind. As a Swedish name, it is often of ornamental origin.North German and Danish: habitational name from any of various places called with Lind ‘lime tree’.South German, and Jewish (Ashkenazic): nickname for a gentle, mild, tolerant man, from Middle High German lint, linde, Yiddish lind ‘gentle, mild’.

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

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    Sources (25)

    • Hans Lind, "Denmark Census, 1840"
    • Hans Lind, "Denmark Census, 1834"
    • Legacy NFS Source: Hans Lind - Church record: birth: 19 June 1796; Christianso, Bornholm, Denmark

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