Hjere Nielsen

22 April 1710–3 June 1764 (Age 54)
Uggerslev, Odense, Denmark

The Life Summary of Hjere

When Hjere Nielsen was born on 22 April 1710, in Uggerslev, Odense, Denmark, his father, Niels Hansen, was 61 and his mother, Maren Nielsdatter, was 57. He married Karen Michelsdatter on 13 December 1733. They were the parents of at least 6 sons and 6 daughters. He died on 3 June 1764, at the age of 54, and was buried in Uggerslev, Odense, Denmark.

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Family Time Line

Hjere Nielsen
Karen Michelsdatter
Marriage: 13 December 1733
Niels Hjeresen
Karen Hieresen
Mads Hjerrisen
Niels Hieresen
Ursula Hieresen
Ursula Hieresen
Maren Hieresen
Maria Cathrina Hierrersdr
Marie Chatterine Hierrisen
Mikkel Hjerrisen
Mads Hjeresen
Mads Hierrisen

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    13 December 1733
  • Children


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    World Events (6)

    1713 · Royal Danish Military Academy
    Age 3
    The Royal Danish Military Academy educated and commissioned all officers for the Royal Danish Army. The Military Academy function was initiated in 1713 by request of King Frederick IV on inspiration from the Naval Academy.
    Age 19
    Greenland becomes Danish province.
    1730 · Danish Asia Company
    Age 20
    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.

    Name Meaning

    Some characteristic forenames: Scandinavian Erik, Niels, Jorgen, Knud, Lars, Nels, Bent, Borge, Holger, Ove, Einer, Oluf.Danish, Norwegian, and North German: patronymic from the personal name Niels, a shortened form of Nikolaus (see Nicholas ). Compare Nielson , Neilsen , Nelsen , Nilsen , and Nilson .

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

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    Sources (7)

    • Hierre Nielsen, "Denmark, Marriages, 1635-1916"
    • Hierre Nielsen in entry for Niels Hierresen, "Denmark, Baptisms, 1618-1923"
    • Ierre Nielsen in entry for Marie Katrine Ierre, "Denmark, Baptisms, 1618-1923"

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