Rasmus Knudsen

Brief Life History of Rasmus

When Rasmus Knudsen was born in 1785, in Låsby, Skanderborg, Denmark, his father, Knud Simonsen, was 51 and his mother, Karen Andersdatter, was 33. He died in January 1786, at the age of 1.

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Family Time Line

Knud Simonsen
Karen Andersdatter
Simon Knudsen
Simon Knudsen
Helle Knudsen
Anders Knudsen
Helle Birgitte Knudsdatter
Rasmus Knudsen
Ane Knudsdatter

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  • Rasmus, "Denmark Baptisms, 1618-1923"

Name Meaning

Some characteristic forenames: Scandinavian Erik, Knud, Niels, Holger, Jorgen, Ove, Alf, Alfhild, Anders, Baard, Berger, Einer.

Danish, Norwegian, and North German: patronymic from the Danish personal name Knud, derived from Old Norse Knútr meaning ‘knot’. Knud was a Danish royal name, Latinized as Canutus.

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

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