Clemens Christian Funch

about 1807–9 April 1868 (Age 61)
Rønne, Bornholm, Denmark

The Life of Clemens Christian

Clemens Christian Funch was born about 1807. He married Ellen Magdalene Funch on 22 May 1847, in Rønne, Bornholm, Denmark. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 4 daughters. He died on 9 April 1868, at the age of 61.

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Clemens Christian Funch
Ellen Magdalene Funch
Marriage: 22 May 1847
Christine Cathrine Funch
Jens Nielsen Funch
Jensine Kristine Funch
Jens Nielsen Funch
Jens Nelius Peter Funch
Helene Cathrine Funch
Ellen Magdalene Funch

Spouse and Children

22 May 1847
Rønne, Bornholm, Denmark


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World Events (7)

1808 · Dannebrogordenens Haederstegn

Age 1

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 7

Denmark cedes Norway to Sweden.
1829 · Oldest Leather Goods in Denmark

Age 22

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

English: nickname for a hunchback, from Middle English bunche ‘hump’, ‘swelling’ (of unknown origin).

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

Sources (3)

  • Clemens Christian Fünch, "Denmark Church Records, 1484-1941"
  • Clement Christine Funch in entry for Ellen Magdalene Funch, "Denmark Church Records, 1484-1941"
  • Clemen Christian Funch, "Denmark Church Records, 1484-1941"

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