Laurs Nicolai Michelsen

15 October 1794–16 February 1858 (Age 63)
Brørup, Hylke, Skanderborg, Denmark

The Life Summary of Laurs Nicolai

When Laurs Nicolai Michelsen was born on 15 October 1794, in Brørup, Hylke, Skanderborg, Denmark, his father, Michel Pedersen, was 50 and his mother, Ida Marie Lauritsen, was 30. He married Maren Sørensdatter on 23 November 1822, in Tulstrup, Havreballegård, Denmark. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 3 daughters. He lived in Adslev, Hjelmslev, Skanderborg, Denmark for about 6 years. He died on 16 February 1858, in Adslev, Skanderborg, Denmark, at the age of 63, and was buried in Adslev, Skanderborg, Denmark.

Photos and Memories (2)

Do you know Laurs Nicolai? Do you have a story about him that you would like to share? Sign In or Create a FREE Account

Family Time Line

Laurs Nicolai Michelsen
Maren Sørensdatter
Marriage: 23 November 1822
Søren Larsen
Michel Larsen
Jacob Larsen
Ida Marie Larsen
Michel Peder Larsen
Niels Hansen Larsen Skovslund
Ane Kirstine Larsen
Rasmine Larsen Skovslund

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    23 November 1822Tulstrup, Havreballegård, Denmark
  • Children


    +3 More Children

    Parents and Siblings



    +1 More Child

    World Events (7)

    1796 · Odense Teater
    Age 2
    Odense Teater is Denmark's second oldest theater and one of the country's three main theaters. It is where Hans Christian Andersen started as a writer and is where The Pillars of Society was first performed.
    1805 · Christianso Lighthouse
    Age 11
    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.
    Age 20
    Denmark cedes Norway to Sweden.

    Name Meaning

    Some characteristic forenames: Scandinavian Erik, Johan, Niels, Per, Sofus, Sophus, Thor.North German, Danish, Norwegian, and Dutch: patronymic from the personal name Michel (see Michael ).

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

    Possible Related Names


    Story Highlight

    From Anena Sorenson Larsen's family history

    Jacob's Grandfather Laurs Nicholi Mickelson married Maren Sorensdater. They Lived in Tulstrup, Denmark. He was a farmer by trade. He was also city mayor for a while. He died, February 16, 1858 In Denm …

    Sources (45)

    • Lars Mikkelsen, "Denmark Census, 1834"
    • Lars Michelsen, "Denmark Census, 1840"
    • Lauritz Mikkelsen in entry for Rasmus Pedersen and Rasmine Larsen Skovslund, "Denmark Marriages, 1635-1916"

    Discover Even More

    As a nonprofit, we offer free help to those looking to learn the details of their family story.

    Create a free account to view more about your family.
    Create a FREE Account
    Search for Another Deceased Ancestor
    Share this with your family and friends.