Morten Andersen

1648–14 June 1705
Vrejlev, Hjørring, Denmark

The Life of Morten

Morten Andersen was born in 1648, in Vrejlev, Hjørring, Denmark as the son of Anders and Mrs. Anders. He married Anne Andersdatter about 1672, in Vrejlev, Hjørring, Denmark. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 2 daughters. He was buried in Vrejlev, Hjørring, Denmark.

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Family Time Line

Morten Andersen
1648–1705
Anne Andersdatter
1649–1707
Marriage: about 1672
Anders Mortensen
1674–1744
Anne Mortensdatter
1677–1752
Birgitte Mortensen
1680–1680

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
about 1672
Vrejlev, Hjørring, Denmark
children

(3)

Parents and Siblings

    Anders

    Male1623–Male

    Mrs. Anders

    FemaleFemale

siblings

(1)

World Events (1)

1701 · Oldest Naval Academy in the World

Age 53

The Royal Danish Naval Academy was established in 1701 to educate then commission all officers into the Royal Danish Navy. It is the oldest, still-existing, officers' academy in the world.

Name Meaning

Danish and Norwegian: patronymic from the personal name Anders, a vernacular form of Andreas .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Denmark Church Records, 1484-1941; https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3QS7-994H-STTJ?cc=2078555&wc=M5KN-TQV%3A357516901%2C357516902%2C357861401%2C357861402
  • Morten Andersen in entry for Birgitte Mortensen, "Denmark, Baptisms, 1618-1923"
  • Morten Andersen in entry for Anne Mortensen, "Denmark, Baptisms, 1618-1923"

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