Niels Mogensen

about 1717–14 November 1789 (Age 72)
Fjelsø Sogn, Rinds, Viborg Amt, Denmark

The Life of Niels

When Niels Mogensen was born about 1717, his father, Mogens Nielsen, was 50 and his mother, Anne Christensdatter, was 41. He married Karen Jensdatter in 1749. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 3 daughters. He died on 14 November 1789, in Hvam, Rinds, Viborg, Denmark, at the age of 72.

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Family Time Line

Niels Mogensen
1717–1789
Karen Jensdatter
1719–1802
Marriage: 1749
Karen Nielsdatter
1749–1801
Anna Nielsdatter
1755–1801
Jens Nielsen
1764–1811
Kirsten Nielsdatter
1769–1801

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
1749
children

(4)

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(4)

World Events (7)

1729

Age 12

Greenland becomes Danish province.
1730 · Danish Asia Company

Age 13

The Danish Asiatic Company was a trading company established to revive the dwindling Danish trade with the East Indies and China. It was taken over by the Danish government in 1772 and continued to run until around 1843.
1737 · Meyercrones Stiftelse

Age 20

Meyercrones Stiftelse was founded by the widow of Henning de Meyercrone after he had served as Danish envoy in France. Christiane Meyercrone, Henning's widow, managed the property until her death in 1738. Her niece became the new manager of the foundation and arranged for its charter to be written in 1830. The original, small building was replaced by a larger building in 1933.

Name Meaning

Danish and Norwegian: patronymic from the personal name Mogens, Danish form of Magnus .

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

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