Anders Nielsen

7 February 1796–16 May 1865 (Age 69)
Agedrup, Odense, Denmark

The Life Summary of Anders

When Anders Nielsen was born on 7 February 1796, in Agedrup, Odense, Denmark, his father, Niels Madsen, was 33 and his mother, Sidsel Pedersdatter, was 34. He married Anne Hansdatter on 26 July 1834, in Vindinge, Nyborg, Denmark. He lived in Agedrup, Bjerge, Odense, Denmark for about 10 years and Båg, Odense, Denmark in 1860. He died on 16 May 1865, in Agedrup, Odense, Denmark, at the age of 69, and was buried in Agedrup, Odense, Denmark.

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Family Time Line

Anders Nielsen
1796–1865
Maren Pedersdatter
1808–1885
Marriage: 10 September 1853

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    10 September 1853Mesinge, Odense, Denmark
  • Parents and Siblings

    Siblings

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    World Events (8)

    1805 · Christianso Lighthouse
    Age 9
    The Christianso Lighthouse is one of Denmark's oldest lighthouses and the first to have a flashing light. It was built on the island of Christianso in the northern Baltic Sea.
    1808 · Dannebrogordenens Haederstegn
    Age 12
    Dannebrogordenens Haederstegn, The Cross of Honour of the Order of the Dannebrog, is an award connected to the Danish Order of the Dannebrog. The cross was instituted by King Frederick VI of Denmark and Norway on June 28, 1808 and was named Dannebrogsmendenes Haederstegn until 1952. The award is given to any Dane who has provided a service to Denmark through a noble deed. The cross is considered an additional recognition if awarded to someone who is already a holder of the Order.
    1818 · Danmarks Nationalbank
    Age 22
    Danmarks Nationalbank is the central bank of the Kingdom of Denmark and serves as an independent and credible institution that issues the krone, the Danish currency. The bank undertakes all functions related to the management of the Danish central-government debt.

    Name Meaning

    Danish, Norwegian, and North German (especially Schleswig-Holstein): patronymic from the personal name Niels, a reduced form of Nikolaus ( see Nicholas ) or Cornelius .

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

    Possible Related Names

    Cornelius
    Nelson
    Nicholas
    Neilsen
    Nelsen

    Sources (15)

    • Anders Nielsen, "Denmark Census, 1845"
    • Anders Nielsen, "Denmark Census, 1850"
    • Anders Nielsen, "Denmark Census, 1860"

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