Petrine Larsen

Female25 January 1840–25 August 1849

Brief Life History of Petrine

When Petrine Larsen was born on 25 January 1840, in Lendum, Sejlstrup, Denmark, her father, Lars Christian Andersen, was 41 and her mother, Anne Marie Jensdatter, was 34. She lived in Lendum, Horns, Hjørring, Denmark for about 5 years. She died on 25 August 1849, in Lendum, Sejlstrup, Denmark, at the age of 9.

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Family Time Line

Lars Christian Andersen
1799–1869
Anne Marie Jensdatter
1806–1888
Anne Johanne Larsdatter
1826–1868
Anders Christian Larsen
1828–1852
Jens Larsen
1832–1917
Christiane Larsen
1835–1872
Johanne Marie Larsen
1837–1879
Petrine Larsen
1840–1849
Kirstine Larsen
1843–1870
Kristjan Larsen
1846–
Anne Marie Larsen
1849–1934

Sources (7)

  • Petrine Larsen in household of Lars Christian Andersen, "Denmark Census, 1840"
  • Legacy NFS Source: Patrine Larsen - birth: 25 January 1840; Lendum, Hjorring, Denmark
  • Petrine Larsen, "Denmark Church Records, 1484-1941"

Parents and Siblings

Siblings (9)

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World Events (2)

1847 · Casino Theatre (Copenhagen)

Age 7

The Casino Theatre was built as an entertainment center by Georg Carstensen but was converted into a theatre in 1848. After many years of never gaining popularity, it was closed in 1937 and demolished in 1960.

1849

Age 9

Denmark becomes a constitutional monarchy. A two-chamber parliament is established.

Name Meaning

Some characteristic forenames: Scandinavian Erik, Lars, Nels, Niels, Sven, Thor, Knud, Nils, Per, Jorgen, Alf, Bjorn.

Danish, Norwegian, and North German: patronymic from the personal name Lars, an equivalent of Lawrence . This is also an Americanized form of the cognate Larssen. Compare Larson 1, Larrison , and Lawson 2.

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

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