Johanne Jensen Nielsen

14 September 1806–
Nørre Tranders, Fleskum, Ålborg, Denmark

The Life of Johanne

When Johanne Jensen Nielsen was born on 14 September 1806, in Nørre Tranders, Fleskum, Ålborg, Denmark, her father, Jens Nielsen Ostergaard, was 41 and her mother, Kirsten Larsdatter, was 27.

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Family Time Line

Jens Nielsen Ostergaard
1765–1856
Kirsten Larsdatter
1779–1862
Poul Jensen
1804–1859
Johanne Jensen Nielsen
1806–
Ane Kirstine Jensdatter
1813–1907
Ane Jensen
1815–1889
Karen Jensen twin
1819–1819
Lars Jensen Østergaard
1819–1861

Parents and Siblings

    Jens Nielsen Ostergaard

    Male1765–1856Male

    Kirsten Larsdatter

    Female1779–1862Female

siblings

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World Events (3)

1808 · Dannebrogordenens Haederstegn

Age 2

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.
1814

Age 8

Denmark cedes Norway to Sweden.
1818 · Danmarks Nationalbank

Age 12

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.

Name Meaning

Danish, Norwegian, and North German: patronymic from the personal name Jens, a reduced form of Johannes ( see John ). This is Denmark's most frequent surname.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Birth and christening, Nørre Tranders 1806
  • Domgaard Temple Record Book, Part Two
  • Johanne Jensen, "Denmark, Baptisms, 1618-1923"

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