Joseph MADSEN Holm

20 July 1846–
Pedersker, Bornholm, Denmark

The Life of Joseph MADSEN

When Joseph MADSEN Holm was born on 20 July 1846, in Pedersker, Bornholm, Denmark, his father, Peder Madsen Holm, was 37 and his mother, Elise Kirstine Josephsdatter, was 29. He lived in Pedersker, Pedersker, Bornholm, Denmark for about 10 years.

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Family Time Line

Peder Madsen Holm
1808–1874
Elise Kirstine Josephsdatter
1817–
Joseph Madsen Holm
1835–1843
Jacob Peter Holm
1837–
Johannes Martin Holm
1841–1878
Matthe Juliane Holm
1844–1847
Joseph MADSEN Holm
1846–
Cathrine Juliane Holm
1848–1928
Caroline Elisabeth Holm
1850–
Signe Christine Holm
1852–1931
Petroline Mathia Holm
1854–1882
Johanne Marie Holm
1856–
Tolvdine Margrethe Holm
1858–
Olive Wilhelmine Holm
1863–1869
Johan Letaie Holm
1875–

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World Events (6)

1847 · Casino Theatre (Copenhagen)

Age 1

The Casino Theatre was built as an entertainment center by Georg Carstensen but was converted into a theatre in 1848. After many years of never gaining popularity, it was closed in 1937 and demolished in 1960.
1849

Age 3

Denmark becomes a constitutional monarchy. A two-chamber parliament is established.
1914

Age 68

World War I. Denmark remains neutral throughout the war.

Name Meaning

1 Northern English, German, and Scandinavian: topographic name for someone who lived on an island, in particular a piece of slightly raised land lying in a fen or partly surrounded by streams, Middle English, Middle Low German holm, Old Norse holmr, or a habitational name from a place named with this element. The Swedish name is often ornamental.2 English: topographic name for someone who lived where holly grew, from Middle English holm, a variant of holin ‘holly’, or possibly a habitational name from places called Holme (Dorset and West Yorkshire) or Holne (Devon), named with this word.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Joseph Holm in household of Peder Madsen Holm, "Denmark Census, 1860"
  • Joseph Mathea Holm in household of Peder Madsen Holm, "Denmark Census, 1850"
  • Joseph Madsen Holm in household of Peder Madsen Holm, "Denmark Census, 1855"

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