Hans Christian Olesen

20 August 1847–22 August 1905 (Age 58)
Frederikshavn, Frederikshavn, Nordjylland, Denmark

The Life Summary of Hans Christian

When Hans Christian Olesen was born on 20 August 1847, in Frederikshavn, Frederikshavn, Nordjylland, Denmark, his father, Ole Axelsen, was 35 and his mother, Maren Hansdatter, was 32. He married Dorthe Marie Christensdatter on 30 September 1873, in Åsted, Sejlstrup, Denmark. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 6 daughters. He lived in Skærum, Horns, Hjørring, Denmark in 1880 and Åsted, Horns, Hjørring, Denmark in 1890. He died on 22 August 1905, in Gærum, Horns, Hjørring, Denmark, at the age of 58, and was buried in Gærum, Gærum, Horns, Hjørring, Denmark.

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Family Time Line

Hans Christian Olesen
1847–1905
Dorthe Marie Christensdatter
1845–1923
Marriage: 30 September 1873
Ane Kirstine Olesen
1873–
Ole Christian Olesen
1875–1951
Maren Kathrine Olesen
1877–
Christine Amalie Olesen
1879–
Olesen
1881–1881
Martine Olesen
1882–1943
Christen Olesen
1882–1959
Hans Christian Olesen
1885–
Dorthea Marie Olesen
1887–

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    30 September 1873Åsted, Sejlstrup, Denmark
  • Children

    (9)

    +4 More Children

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings

    (6)

    +1 More Child

    World Events (3)

    1849
    Age 2
    Denmark becomes a constitutional monarchy. A two-chamber parliament is established.
    1850 · Translation of the Book of Mormon into Danish
    Age 3
    Erastus Snow and Peter Hansen translated the Book of Mormon into Danish after six months of being in the country. This translation was the first full translation of the Book of Mormon into another language, after English.
    1868 · Magasin Du Nord
    Age 21
    Magasin is a Danish chain of department stores that was founded in 1868 in Copenhagen and still exists today. They can be found in Denmark, Sweden, Iceland, and the UK.

    Name Meaning

    Some characteristic forenames: Scandinavian Erik, Jorgen, Niels, Per, Bjorn, Britt, Lars, Nels, Rigmor, Sven, Uffe.Danish and Norwegian: variant of Olsen . It is rare in Norway. Compare Oleson .

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

    Possible Related Names

    Olsen

    Sources (12)

    • Hans Christian Olsen, "Denmark Census, 1880"
    • Hans Christian Olesen, "Denmark Census, 1890"
    • Hans Kristian Olesen in entry for Johannes Kristian Hansen and Maren Kathrine Olesen, "Denmark Marriages, 1635-1916"

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