Gunnel Mortensen

about 1660–
Ibsker, Bornholm, Denmark

The Life Summary of Gunnel

Gunnel Mortensen was born about 1660, in Ibsker, Bornholm, Denmark. She married Jens Nielsen about 1683, in Ibsker, Bornholm, Denmark.

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Jens Nielsen
Gunnel Mortensen
Marriage: about 1683

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  • Marriage
    about 1683Ibsker, Bornholm, Denmark
  • World Events (3)

    1701 · Oldest Naval Academy in the World
    Age 41
    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 53
    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 69
    Greenland becomes Danish province.

    Name Meaning

    Danish and Norwegian, Dutch, and North German: patronymic from the personal name Morten ( see Martin 1).

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

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