Jacob Nielsen

Male20 March 1609–4 May 1698

Brief Life History of Jacob

When Jacob Nielsen was born on 20 March 1609, in Solbjerg, Ålborghus, Denmark, his father, Niels, was 32 and his mother, Mrs. Niels, was 28. He married Dorethe Laursdatter about 1646, in Øster Korup, Solbjerg, Ålborghus, Denmark. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 3 daughters. He died on 4 May 1698, at the age of 89, and was buried in Solbjerg, Ålborghus, Denmark.

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Jacob Nielsen
Dorethe Laursdatter
Marriage: about 1646
Laurs Jacobsen
Niels Jacobson
Anne Jacobsdatter
Karen Jacobsdatter
Maren Jacobsdatter
Anders Jacobsen

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  • Marriage
    about 1646Øster Korup, Solbjerg, Ålborghus, Denmark
  • Children (6)

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    World Events (1)


    Age 17

    The Thirty Years' War. The Danish army is defeated.

    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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