Petrine Hansen

31 August 1854–
Lild, Vester Han, Thisted, Denmark

The Life of Petrine

When Petrine Hansen was born on 31 August 1854, in Lild, Vester Han, Thisted, Denmark, her father, Hans Pedersen, was 38 and her mother, Karen Marie Christensdatter, was 30. She married Jens Tidemansen Norgaard on 11 December 1874, in Lild, Vester Han, Thisted, Denmark. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 2 daughters. She lived in Lild, Lild, Vester Han, Thisted, Denmark for about 10 years.

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Jens Tidemansen Norgaard
Petrine Hansen
Marriage: 11 December 1874
Tidemand Jensen Norgaard
Mariane Jensen Nørgaard
Hans Jensen Norgaard
Mariane Jensen Norgaard
Mads Jensen Norgaard

Spouse and Children

    Jens Tidemansen Norgaard



11 December 1874
Lild, Vester Han, Thisted, Denmark


    Tidemand Jensen Norgaard


    Mariane Jensen Nørgaard


    Hans Jensen Norgaard


    Mariane Jensen Norgaard


    Mads Jensen Norgaard


Parents and Siblings



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World Events (7)

1859 · Copenhagen Waterworks

Age 5

The Copenhagen Waterworks was the first waterworks in Denmark and served the community until 1951. It was one of the first buildings to be built outside Copenhagen's old city walls.
1859 · Copenhagen Zoo

Age 5

The Copenhagen Zoo was founded in 1859 and is one of the oldest zoos in Europe. It was founded by a ornithologist named Niels Kjaebolling and the first animals that were at the opening were eagles, chickens, ducks, owls, rabbits, a fox, a seal and a turtle. The oldest building still is in use as a stable for the yak exibit. It is open everyday from 9:00am to 8:00pm (20:00).

Age 60

World War I. Denmark remains neutral throughout the war.

Name Meaning

Danish, Norwegian, Dutch, and North German: patronymic from the personal name Hans .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Petrine Hansen in household of Hans Pedersen, "Denmark Census, 1870"
  • Petrine Hansen in household of Hans Pedersen, "Denmark Census, 1860"
  • Petrine Hansen in entry for Tideman Jensen Nørgaard, "Denmark, Baptisms, 1618-1923"

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