Neils Jørgensen

27 May 1809–18 July 1859 (Age 50)
Værslev, Holbæk, Denmark

The Life of Neils

When Neils Jørgensen was born on 27 May 1809, in Værslev, Holbæk, Denmark, his father, Jorgen Pedersen, was 46 and his mother, Karen Pedersdatter, was 41. He married Sidsil Pedersdatter on 7 February 1834, in Bregninge, Bregninge, Skippinge, Holbæk, Denmark. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 3 daughters. He lived in Gammelrand, Bregninge, Skippinge, Holbæk, Denmark in 1834 and Tømmerup, Tømmerup, Ars, Holbæk, Denmark in 1845. He died on 18 July 1859, in Tømmerup, Ars, Holbæk, Denmark, at the age of 50, and was buried in Tømmerup, Ars, Holbæk, Denmark.

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Family Time Line

Neils Jørgensen
Sidsil Pedersdatter
Marriage: 7 February 1834
Ane Marie Nielsen
Jørgen Nielsen
Christian Nielsen
Jens Nielsen
Johanne Nielsen
Karen Marie Nielsen

Spouse and Children

7 February 1834
Bregninge, Bregninge, Skippinge, Holbæk, Denmark


+2 More Children

Parents and Siblings



    Jens Jørgensen


    Anne Margrethe Jorgensdatter


    Søren Jørgensen


    Peder Jorgensen


    Johan Frans Jorgensen


+2 More Children

World Events (6)


Age 5

Denmark cedes Norway to Sweden.
1818 · Danmarks Nationalbank

Age 9

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 20

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.

Name Meaning

Danish, Norwegian (Jørgensen), and North German (Jörgensen): patronymic from the personal name Jörgen, a vernacular form of Greek Geōrgios ( see George ).

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Niels Jørgensen, "Denmark Census, 1840"
  • Niels Jørgensen, "Denmark Census, 1845"
  • Niels Jørgensen in entry for Johanne Nielsen, "Denmark Church Records, 1484-1941"

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