Niels Andersen

1713–1783 (Age 70)
Klejtrup, Viborg, Denmark

The Life of Niels

When Niels Andersen was born in 1713, in Klejtrup, Viborg, Denmark, his father, Anders Nielsen, was 33 and his mother, Mette Jensdatter, was 26. He married Ane Nielsdatter. They were the parents of at least 4 sons. He died in October 1783, at the age of 70.

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Family Time Line

Niels Andersen
1713–1783
Ane Nielsdatter
1720–1793
Marriage: 0 ___ 1749
Anders Nielsen
1750–
Niels Nielsen
1753–
Peder Nielsen
1755–
Peder Nielsen
1757–1821

Spouse & Children

MARRIAGE
0 ___ 1749
Klejtrup
children

(4)

Parents & Siblings

siblings

(5)

World Events (6)

1713 · Royal Danish Military Academy

Age 0

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 16

Greenland becomes Danish province.
1737 · Meyercrones Stiftelse

Age 24

Meyercrones Stiftelse was founded by the widow of Henning de Meyercrone after he had served as Danish envoy in France. Christiane Meyercrone, Henning's widow, managed the property until her death in 1738. Her niece became the new manager of the foundation and arranged for its charter to be written in 1830. The original, small building was replaced by a larger building in 1933.

Name Meaning

Danish and Norwegian: patronymic from the personal name Anders, a vernacular form of Andreas .

Possible Related Names

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

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