Anders Larsen

13 December 1789–3 May 1861 (Age 71)
Lille Lindet, Birket, Maribo, Denmark

The Life of Anders

When Anders Larsen was born on 13 December 1789, in Lille Lindet, Birket, Maribo, Denmark, his father, Lars Andersen Haagen, was 35 and his mother, Karen Sörensdatter, was 44. He married Ane Povelsdatter on 28 October 1815, in Birket, Maribo, Denmark. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 1 daughter. He died on 3 May 1861, in his hometown, at the age of 71.

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Anders Larsen
Ane Povelsdatter
Marriage: 28 October 1815
Ane Chathrine Andersen Haagen
Hans Andersen
Peder Andersen
Rasmus Andersen
Lars Andersen
Jepps Andersen

Spouse and Children

28 October 1815
Birket, Maribo, Denmark



    Hans Andersen


    Peder Andersen


    Rasmus Andersen


    Lars Andersen


+1 More Child

Parents and Siblings

    Lars Andersen Haagen


    Karen Sörensdatter





    Karen Larsdatter Haagen


World Events (7)

1792 · Det Classenske Fideicommis

Age 3

Det Classenske Fideicommis is a Danish charitable foundation formed by the industrialist Major General Johan Frederik Classen after he left behind his wealth and possessions in his will to help alleviate poverty and misery to those in the country. Today, it grants around 2 million kroner annually to those in need.
1794 · Stibo

Age 5

The Stibo Group was founded in 1794 by Niels Lund as a printing company. Today, The Stibo Group provides information management and print technology software for business operations.
1808 · Dannebrogordenens Haederstegn

Age 19

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.

Name Meaning

Danish and Norwegian: patronymic from the personal name Lars, Scandinavian equivalent of Lawrence .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Anders Larsen in entry for Ane Kathrine Andersen, "Denmark Church Records, 1484-1941"
  • Anders Larsen in entry for Ane Kathrine Andersdatter, "Denmark Church Records, 1484-1941"
  • Anders Larsen in entry for Ane Kathrine, "Denmark Baptisms, 1618-1923"

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