Margrete Nielsdatter Brarum

Femaleabout 1757–19 July 1836

Brief Life History of Margrete

When Margrete Nielsdatter Brarum was born about 1757, her father, Niels Mortensen Brarum, was 56 and her mother, Lisbet Olesdatter, was 45. She married Niels Alexandersen Sander on 30 September 1792. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 2 daughters. She died on 19 July 1836, in Byrum, Hals, Hjørring, Denmark, at the age of 80.

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Family Time Line

Niels Alexandersen Sander
Margrete Nielsdatter Brarum
Marriage: 30 September 1792
Maren Nielsdatter
Niels Mortensen Nielsen
Albret Nielsen Brarum Sander
Elisabeth Nielsdatter Brarum
Soeren Christian Nielsen

Sources (8)

  • Magrethe Nielsdr Brarum, "Denmark, Marriages, 1635-1916"
  • Magrethe Nielsdatter, "Denmark Church Records, 1484-1941"
  • Magrethe Nielsdr in entry for Niels Morten Nielsen, "Denmark Baptisms, 1618-1923"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    30 September 1792
  • Children (5)

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings (4)

    World Events (8)

    1762 · Old City Hall (Aalborg)

    Age 5

    The Old City Hall was built in 1762 and served as the city hall until 1912. the Hall was modelled after the City Hall that was destroyed in the Copenhagen Fire in 1795. Today the building is used only for ceremonial and representative purposes.

    1776 · Kongens Klub

    Age 19

    The club was founded in 1776 by former members of Drejer's Club. It was initially known as Fich's Club. The latter name was a reference to Gottlieb Schreck who had purchased the House in 1775. He had adapted the interior to be used by the club. The club initially had 25 members but in 1778 the number of members had grown to 80. On 16 November 1782, the club was granted permission to use the name Kongens Klub (Royal Club). The club soon became a meeting place for members of the higher middle class.

    1789 · Old Artillery Barracks, Christianshavn

    Age 32

    The Old Artillery Barracks was the first of three barracks to be established in the Christianshavn district of Copenhagen. They were converted into barracks for the Artillery in 1789 and were used until 1923. Today, they have been converted into apartments and are listed for everyone.

    Name Meaning

    Irish: variant of Branham . This surname is now rare in Ireland and Britain.

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

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