Hans Rasmussen

30 August 1803–2 July 1869 (Age 65)
Lumby, Lunde, Odense, Denmark

The Life of Hans

When Hans Rasmussen was born on 30 August 1803, in Lumby, Lunde, Odense, Denmark, his father, Rasmus Jensen, was 33 and his mother, Marie Kirstine Hansdatter, was 26. He married Maren Rasmusdr on 8 March 1826, in Lumby, Lunde, Odense, Denmark. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 1 daughter. He died on 2 July 1869, at the age of 65.

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Family Time Line

Hans Rasmussen
Maren Rasmusdr
Marriage: 8 March 1826
Rasmus Hansen
Johannes Hansen
Sidsel Marie Hansen
Hans Jorgen Hansen

Spouse and Children

8 March 1826
Lumby, Lunde, Odense, Denmark


    Rasmus Hansen


    Johannes Hansen


    Sidsel Marie Hansen


    Hans Jorgen Hansen


Parents and Siblings


    Marie Kirstine Hansdatter




    Jens Rasmusen



    Niels Rasmusen


    Ane Marie Rasmusdatter


    Lars Rasmussen


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World Events (7)

1805 · Christianso Lighthouse

Age 2

The Christianso Lighthouse is one of Denmark's oldest lighthouses and the first to have a flashing light. It was built on the island of Christianso in the northern Baltic Sea.
1808 · Dannebrogordenens Haederstegn

Age 5

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.
1829 · Oldest Leather Goods in Denmark

Age 26

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, German, and Dutch: patronymic from the personal name Erasmus ( see Rasmus ).

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

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Sources (3)

  • Hans Rasmussen, "Denmark Census, 1845"
  • Hans Rasmussen, "Denmark Church Records, 1484-1941"
  • Hans, "Denmark Baptisms, 1618-1923"

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