Claus Schmidt

24 August 1826–17 January 1832 (Age 5)
Kolding, Vejle, Denmark

The Life of Claus

When Claus Schmidt was born on 24 August 1826, in Kolding, Vejle, Denmark, his father, Hans Nicolay Christiansen Schmidt, was 39 and his mother, Ane Jensdatter, was 40. He died on 17 January 1832, at the age of 5.

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Family Time Line

Hans Nicolay Christiansen Schmidt
1786–1857
Ane Jensdatter
1786–1861
Jacobine Dorothea Schmidt
1815–
Anna Christine Schmidt
1817–
Kierstine Dorthea Schmidt
1822–
Christian Raphael Schmidt
1824–1859
Claus Schmidt
1826–1832
Peder Schmidt
1829–

Parents and Siblings

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World Events (1)

1829 · Oldest Leather Goods in Denmark

Age 3

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

German and Jewish (Ashkenazic): occupational name from Middle High German smit, German Schmied ‘blacksmith’. The German surname is found in many other parts of Europe, from Slovenia to Sweden.

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

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Sources (2)

  • Claus Schmidt, "Denmark Church Records, 1484-1941"
  • Claus Schmidt, "Denmark Church Records, 1484-1941"

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