Soeren Knudsen

28 July 1847–1932 (Age 84)
Them, Denmark

The Life of Soeren

When Soeren Knudsen was born on 28 July 1847, his father, Knud Christiansen, was 32 and his mother, Karen Sorensdatter, was 28. He lived in Them, Vrads, Skanderborg, Denmark in 1855. He died in 1932, at the age of 85.

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Family Time Line

Knud Christiansen
1815–
Karen Sorensdatter
1819–1904
Ane Knudsen
1845–1930
Soeren Knudsen
1847–1932
Soren
1847–
Ane Kirstine Knudsen
1850–
Johanne Cathrine Knudsen
1850–1935
Christen Knudsen
1854–1940

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(6)

+1 More Child

World Events (4)

1849

Age 2

Denmark becomes a constitutional monarchy. A two-chamber parliament is established.
1850 · Translation of the Book of Mormon into Danish

Age 3

Erastus Snow and Peter Hansen translated the Book of Mormon into Danish after six months of being in the country. This translation was the first full translation of the Book of Mormon into another language, after English.
1914

Age 67

World War I. Denmark remains neutral throughout the war.

Name Meaning

Danish, Norwegian, and German: patronymic from a personal name derived from Old Norse Knútr meaning ‘knot’ (Danish Knud, Norwegian Knut, German Knuth). This was a Danish royal name, Latinized as Canutus.

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Soren Knudsen, "Denmark Church Records, 1484-1941"
  • Søren Knudsen in household of Knud Christensen, "Denmark Census, 1855"
  • Soren Knudsen, "Denmark Baptisms, 1618-1923"

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