Inger Hansen

1 January 1721–
Hjørring, Denmark

The Life of Inger

When Inger Hansen was christened on 1 January 1721, in Hjørring, Denmark, her father, Hans Jensen, was 63 and her mother, Maren Jensdatter, was 39.

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Family Time Line

Hans Jensen
1658–1742
Maren Jensdatter
1682–1736
Jens Hansen
1711–1796
Karen Hansen
1717–
Inger Hansen
1721–

Parents and Siblings

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World Events (3)

1729

Greenland becomes Danish province.
1730 · Danish Asia Company

The Danish Asiatic Company was a trading company established to revive the dwindling Danish trade with the East Indies and China. It was taken over by the Danish government in 1772 and continued to run until around 1843.
1737 · Meyercrones Stiftelse

Meyercrones Stiftelse was founded by the widow of Henning de Meyercrone after he had served as Danish envoy in France. Christiane Meyercrone, Henning's widow, managed the property until her death in 1738. Her niece became the new manager of the foundation and arranged for its charter to be written in 1830. The original, small building was replaced by a larger building in 1933.

Name Meaning

Danish, Norwegian, Dutch, and North German: patronymic from the personal name Hans .

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

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