Rasmus Hansen

8 July 1815–
Balslev, Hindsgavl, Denmark

The Life Summary of Rasmus

When Rasmus Hansen was born on 8 July 1815, in Balslev, Hindsgavl, Denmark, his father, Hans Rasmussen, was 43 and his mother, Maren Margrethe Jensdatter, was 30. He lived in Balslev, Vends, Odense, Denmark in 1834.

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Family Time Line

Hans Rasmussen
1772–1855
Maren Margrethe Jensdatter
1785–1816
Rasmus Hansen
1815–
Maren Hansdatter
1816–

Parents and Siblings

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World Events (6)

1818 · Danmarks Nationalbank
Age 3
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.
1829 · Oldest Leather Goods in Denmark
Age 14
Kuffert Sorensen was established in 1829 by Carl Peter Sorensen as a leather goods company. Today the business has five locations and each are run by a member of the Sorensen family.
1847 · Casino Theatre (Copenhagen)
Age 32
The Casino Theatre was built as an entertainment center by Georg Carstensen but was converted into a theatre in 1848. After many years of never gaining popularity, it was closed in 1937 and demolished in 1960.

Name Meaning

Some characteristic forenames: Scandinavian Erik, Lars, Nels, Niels, Thor, Jorgen, Knud, Holger, Morten, Nils, Einer, Johan.Danish, Norwegian, Dutch, Flemish, and North German: patronymic from the personal name Hans . This is the most common surname in Norway. Compare Hanson 4 and also 2 below.Americanized form of Norwegian, North German, Dutch, Flemish, and Danish Hanssen , a variant of 1 above. Compare Hansson 2.

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

Possible Related Names

Hanse
Hans

Sources (6)

  • Legacy NFS Source: Rasmus Hansen - birth: 8 July 1815; Balslev, Odense, Denmark
  • Rasmus Hansen in household of Ole Hans Rasmussen, "Denmark Census, 1834"
  • Rasmüs Hansen, "Denmark Church Records, 1484-1941"

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