Ole Olsen Drage

about 1685–
Vesternæs, Kappel, Halsted Klosters, Denmark

The Life Summary of Ole

When Ole Olsen Drage was born about 1685, in Vesternæs, Kappel, Halsted Klosters, Denmark, his father, Ole Andersen Drage, was 41 and his mother, Mrs. Drage, was 45.

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Family Time Line

Ole Andersen Drage
1645–1725
Mrs. Drage
1642–1728
Caren Olesdatter Drage
1664–1734
Rasmus Drage
1680–
Peder Olsen Drage
1682–
Ole Olsen Drage
1685–
Karen Drage
Anders Olsen Drage
1667–1751
Maren Olesdatter Drage
1668–1731
Ole Olsen Drage
1677–
Jørgen Olsen Drage
1679–
Inger Olesdatter Drage
1683–
Jørgen Olsen Drage
1685–1721
Karen Olesdatter Drage
1693–
Karen Olesdatter Drage
1694–1727

Parents and Siblings

Siblings

(13)

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World Events (3)

1701 · Oldest Naval Academy in the World
Age 16
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 28
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.
1729
Age 44
Greenland becomes Danish province.

Name Meaning

Some characteristic forenames: Scandinavian Erik, Nels, Nils, Lars, Alf, Thor, Niels, Sven, Jorgen, Helmer, Iver, Arnfinn.Danish and Norwegian: patronymic from the personal name Ole, a short form of Olaf, Olav (see Olafsen ). This surname is the third most common in Norway. It is also established in northeastern England and in northern Germany. Compare Ohlsen , Olesen , Oleson , and Olson .German (Ölsen): habitational name from any of several places so named, in Saxony, Brandenburg, and the Rhineland.

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

Possible Related Names

Ohlsen
Ollison
Olafsen
Olesen
Oleson

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