Mads Peter Hansen

7 March 1858–
Brande, Nørvang, Vejle, Denmark

The Life Summary of Mads Peter

When Mads Peter Hansen was born on 7 March 1858, in Brande, Nørvang, Vejle, Denmark, his father, Hans Rasmussen, was 36 and his mother, Maren Madsen, was 26. He married Kirstine Eskildsdatter on 24 June 1881, in Saksild, Hads, Århus, Denmark. He lived in Taulov, Elbo, Vejle, Denmark in 1870 and Saksild, Hads, Århus, Denmark for about 35 years.

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Mads Peter Hansen
Kirstine Eskildsdatter
Marriage: 24 June 1881

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    24 June 1881Saksild, Hads, Århus, Denmark
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    World Events (8)

    1859 · Copenhagen Waterworks
    Age 1
    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 1
    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 56
    World War I. Denmark remains neutral throughout the war.

    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.

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    Sources (14)

    • Mads Peter Hansen, "Denmark Census, 1906"
    • Mads P Hansen, "Denmark Census, 1911"
    • Mads Peter Hansen, "Denmark, Marriages, 1635-1916"

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