Carl Vilhelm Hansen

7 December 1856–15 March 1931 (Age 74)
Sankt Nikolaj, Svendborg, Denmark

The Life of Carl Vilhelm

When Carl Vilhelm Hansen was born on 7 December 1856, in Sankt Nikolaj, Svendborg, Denmark, his father, Jacob Hansen, was 45 and his mother, Sophia Margrethe Jensen, was 36. He married Petra Johanne Elise Petersen on 24 February 1884, in Nykøbing Morsø, Morsø Sønder, Thisted, Denmark. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 1 daughter. He lived in Nykøbing Morsø, Thisted, Denmark in 1925 and Nykøbing, Viborg, Denmark in 1930. He died on 15 March 1931, in Nykøbing Morsø, Morsø Sønder, Thisted, Denmark, at the age of 74.

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Family Time Line

Carl Vilhelm Hansen
1856–1931
Petra Johanne Elise Petersen
1865–1893
Marriage: 24 February 1884
Søren Harry Hansen
1888–1957
August Hansen
1890–1901
Karen Margrethe Hansen
1892–1949

Spouse and Children

    Male1856–1931Male

    Petra Johanne Elise Petersen

    Female1865–1893Female

MARRIAGE
24 February 1884
Nykøbing Morsø, Morsø Sønder, Thisted, Denmark
children

(3)

    Søren Harry Hansen

    Male1888–1957Male

    August Hansen

    Male1890–1901Male

    Female1892–1949Female

Parents and Siblings

    Jacob Hansen

    Male1811–1882Male

    Sophia Margrethe Jensen

    Female1820–1897Female

siblings

(8)

    Hans Christian Hansen

    Male1845–1938Male

    Dodfodt Hansen

    Male1847–1847Male

    Johan Peter Laurits Hansen

    Male1848–1929Male

    Sophie Margarethe Hansen

    Female1850–1891Female

    Marie Kirstine Hansen

    Female1854–1925Female

+3 More Children

World Events (4)

1859 · Copenhagen Waterworks

Age 3

The Copenhagen Waterworks was the first waterworks in Denmark and served the community until 1951. It was one of the first buildings to be built outside Copenhagen's old city walls.
1859 · Copenhagen Zoo

Age 3

The Copenhagen Zoo was founded in 1859 and is one of the oldest zoos in Europe. It was founded by a ornithologist named Niels Kjaebolling and the first animals that were at the opening were eagles, chickens, ducks, owls, rabbits, a fox, a seal and a turtle. The oldest building still is in use as a stable for the yak exibit. It is open everyday from 9:00am to 8:00pm (20:00).
1914

Age 58

World War I. Denmark remains neutral throughout the war.

Name Meaning

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

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Carl V Hansen, "Denmark Census, 1925"
  • Carl Vilhelm Hansen, "Denmark Census, 1930"
  • Carl Vilhelm Hansen, "Denmark Census, 1901"

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