Else Hansdatter

Female29 March 1775–26 August 1831

Brief Life History of Else

When Else Hansdatter was born on 29 March 1775, in Egebjerg, Dragsholm, Denmark, her father, Hans Larsen, was 57 and her mother, Kirsten Sorensdatter, was 39. She married Anders Pedersen on 10 June 1798, in Egebjerg, Dragsholm, Denmark. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 3 daughters. She died on 26 August 1831, in Gelstrup, Egebjerg, Dragsholm, Denmark, at the age of 56.

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Anders Pedersen
Else Hansdatter
Marriage: 10 June 1798
Sidse Andersdr
Anne Andersdr
Hans Andersen
Kirstine Johanne Andersen
Per Andersen
Peder Andersen

Sources (17)

  • Else Hansdr, "Denmark, Marriages, 1635-1916"
  • Else Hansdatter in entry for Anne Andersdatter, "Denmark Church Records, 1484-1941"
  • Else Hansdr, "Denmark, Marriages, 1635-1916"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    10 June 1798Egebjerg, Dragsholm, Denmark
  • Children (6)

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    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings (5)

    World Events (8)

    1776 · Kongens Klub

    Age 1

    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 14

    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.

    1792 · Det Classenske Fideicommis

    Age 17

    Det Classenske Fideicommis is a Danish charitable foundation formed by the industrialist Major General Johan Frederik Classen after he left behind his wealth and possessions in his will to help alleviate poverty and misery to those in the country. Today, it grants around 2 million kroner annually to those in need.

    Name Meaning

    Pet form of Elisabeth .

    Dictionary of First Names © Patrick Hanks and Flavia Hodges 1990, 2003, 2006.

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