Urban Larsen

November 1751–24 August 1831 (Age 79)

The Life Summary of Urban

When Urban Larsen was born in November 1751, in Denmark, his father, Lars Jensen, was 36 and his mother, Sophia Amalia Urbansdatter, was 34. He married Anne Jensdatter on 20 November 1782, in Albæk, Hjørring, Denmark. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 2 daughters. He died on 24 August 1831, in Albæk, Hjørring, Denmark, at the age of 79, and was buried in Albæk, Hjørring, Denmark.

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Urban Larsen
Anne Jensdatter
Marriage: 20 November 1782
Lars Urbansen
Sophia Amalie Urbansdatter
Johanne Urbansen

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World Events (7)

1762 · Old City Hall (Aalborg)
Age 11
The Old City Hall was built in 1762 and served as the city hall until 1912. the Hall was modelled after the City Hall that was destroyed in the Copenhagen Fire in 1795. Today the building is used only for ceremonial and representative purposes.
1776 · Kongens Klub
Age 25
The club was founded in 1776 by former members of Drejer's Club. It was initially known as Fich's Club. The latter name was a reference to Gottlieb Schreck who had purchased the House in 1775. He had adapted the interior to be used by the club. The club initially had 25 members but in 1778 the number of members had grown to 80. On 16 November 1782, the club was granted permission to use the name Kongens Klub (Royal Club). The club soon became a meeting place for members of the higher middle class.
1789 · Old Artillery Barracks, Christianshavn
Age 38
The Old Artillery Barracks was the first of three barracks to be established in the Christianshavn district of Copenhagen. They were converted into barracks for the Artillery in 1789 and were used until 1923. Today, they have been converted into apartments and are listed for everyone.

Name Meaning

Danish and Norwegian: patronymic from the personal name Lars, Scandinavian equivalent of Lawrence .

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

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Sources (7)

  • Urban Larsen, "Denmark, Baptisms, 1618-1923"
  • Parish Marriage record of Urban Larsen November 1751 – 24 August 1831 • 27G8-SQM & Anne Jensdatter, 1782, Page 175, (TL)
  • Parish Baptism record of Urban Larsen November 1751 – 24 August 1831 • 27G8-SQM​, Sæby, Hjørring, Denmark, page 29(TR)

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