Lars Simonsen

4 October 1792–9 November 1850 (Age 58)
, Stangerup-Maglebrænde, Maribo, Denmark

The Life of Lars

When Lars Simonsen was born on 4 October 1792, his father, Simon Madsen, was 41 and his mother, Gertrud Pedersen, was 26. He married Johanna Olsdr on 12 February 1830. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 4 daughters. He lived in Maglebrænde, Maglebrænde, Maribo, Denmark in 1840 and Maglebrænde, Falsters Nørre, Maribo, Denmark in 1845. He died on 9 November 1850, at the age of 58.

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Lars Simonsen
Johanna Olsdr
Marriage: 12 February 1830
Ane Gjertrud Larsen
Jens Peder Larsen
Maren Kerstine Larsen
Ole Larsen
Karen Larsen
Christen Larsen
Karen Larsdr

Spouse and Children

12 February 1830


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World Events (7)

1794 · Stibo

Age 2

The Stibo Group was founded in 1794 by Niels Lund as a printing company. Today, The Stibo Group provides information management and print technology software for business operations.
1796 · Odense Teater

Age 4

Odense Teater is Denmark's second oldest theater and one of the country's three main theaters. It is where Hans Christian Andersen started as a writer and is where The Pillars of Society was first performed.
1808 · Dannebrogordenens Haederstegn

Age 16

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.

Name Meaning

North German, Danish, and Norwegian: patronymic from Simon .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Lars Simonsen, "Denmark Census, 1845"
  • Lars Simonsen, "Denmark Census, 1840"
  • Lars Simonsen in entry for Christen Larsen, "Denmark Church Records, 1484-1941"

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