Niels Hansen

Harløse, Tjæreby, Frederiksborg, Denmark

The Life of Niels

When Niels Hansen was born in 1687, in Harløse, Tjæreby, Frederiksborg, Denmark, his father, Hans Pedersen, was 28 and his mother, Malene, was 28. He married Mrs. Niels Hansen about 1720, in Tjæreby, Frederiksborg, Denmark. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 2 daughters.

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Niels Hansen
Mrs. Niels Hansen
Marriage: about 1720
Abel Nielsen
Maria Nielsen
Hans Nielsen
Peder Nielsen

Spouse and Children

about 1720
Tjæreby, Frederiksborg, Denmark


Parents and Siblings

    Hans Pedersen





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World Events (8)

1701 · Oldest Naval Academy in the World

Age 14

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.
1713 · Royal Danish Military Academy

Age 26

The Royal Danish Military Academy educated and commissioned all officers for the Royal Danish Army. The Military Academy function was initiated in 1713 by request of King Frederick IV on inspiration from the Naval Academy.

Age 42

Greenland becomes Danish province.

Name Meaning

Danish, Norwegian, Dutch, and North German: patronymic from the personal name Hans .

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

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