Niels Andersen

1798–1867 (Age 69)
Vinderslev, Viborg, Denmark

The Life of Niels

Niels Andersen was born in 1798. He married Johanne Laursen on 22 August 1851, in Vinderslev, Viborg, Denmark. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 2 daughters. He lived in Vinderslev, Lysgård, Viborg, Denmark for about 11 years. He died on 23 November 1867, in Vinderslev, Viborg, Denmark, at the age of 69.

Photos & Memories (0)

Photos & Memories

Do you know this person? Do you have a story about him you would like to share? Sign in or Create a FREE Account

Family Time Line

Niels Andersen
Johanne Laursen
Marriage: 22 August 1851
Lauritz Nielsen
Bergitte Marie Nielsen
Lauritz Andreas Nielsen
Mette Marie Nielsen

Spouse & Children

  • Male1798–1867Male

  • Johanne Laursen


22 August 1851
Vinderslev, Viborg, Denmark


World Events (8)

1805 · Christianso Lighthouse

Age 7

The Christianso Lighthouse is one of Denmark's oldest lighthouses and the first to have a flashing light. It was built on the island of Christianso in the northern Baltic Sea.
1808 · Dannebrogordenens Haederstegn

Age 10

Dannebrogordenens Haederstegn, The Cross of Honour of the Order of the Dannebrog, is an award connected to the Danish Order of the Dannebrog. The cross was instituted by King Frederick VI of Denmark and Norway on June 28, 1808 and was named Dannebrogsmendenes Haederstegn until 1952. The award is given to any Dane who has provided a service to Denmark through a noble deed. The cross is considered an additional recognition if awarded to someone who is already a holder of the Order.
1818 · Danmarks Nationalbank

Age 20

Danmarks Nationalbank is the central bank of the Kingdom of Denmark and serves as an independent and credible institution that issues the krone, the Danish currency. The bank undertakes all functions related to the management of the Danish central-government debt.

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.

Sources (3)

  • Niels Andersen, "Denmark Census, 1834"
  • Niels Andersen, "Denmark Census, 1845"
  • Niels Andersen, "Denmark Census, 1850"

Find more of your family story

As a non-profit, we offer free help to anyone looking to learn the details of their family story.

Create a free account
Create a free account to view more about your family.
Share this with your family and friends.