Hans Peter Alexander Davidsen

1855–1881 (Age 26)
Copenhagen, Copenhagen, Denmark

The Life of Hans Peter Alexander

When Hans Peter Alexander Davidsen was born on 22 August 1855, in Vor Frue, Copenhagen, Denmark, his father, Morten Davidsen, was 40 and his mother, Kristin Hansdatter, was 30. He married Sophia Hansen on 23 August 1878, in Copenhagen, Denmark. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 2 daughters. He lived in Copenhagen, Copenhagen, Denmark for about 10 years and Copenhagen, Denmark in 1880. He died on 8 December 1881, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States, at the age of 26, and was buried in Salt Lake City Cemetery, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States.

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Hans Peter Alexander Davidsen
Sophia Hansen
Marriage: 23 August 1878
Wilhelmina Caroline Clausen
Lauritz Christian Clausen
Emily Sophia Davidsen

Spouse and Children

23 August 1878
Copenhagen, Denmark


    Wilhelmina Caroline Clausen


    Lauritz Christian Clausen



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World Events (7)

1859 · Copenhagen Waterworks

Age 4

The Copenhagen Waterworks was the first waterworks in Denmark and served the community until 1951. It was one of the first buildings to be built outside Copenhagen's old city walls.
1859 · Copenhagen Zoo

Age 4

The Copenhagen Zoo was founded in 1859 and is one of the oldest zoos in Europe. It was founded by a ornithologist named Niels Kjaebolling and the first animals that were at the opening were eagles, chickens, ducks, owls, rabbits, a fox, a seal and a turtle. The oldest building still is in use as a stable for the yak exibit. It is open everyday from 9:00am to 8:00pm (20:00).

Age 8

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.

Name Meaning

Norwegian and Danish: patronymic from the personal name David .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Hans Peter Alexander Davidsen, "Denmark Census, 1880"
  • Hans Peter Alexander Davidsen in household of Morten Davidsen, "Denmark Census, 1870"
  • Hans Peter Davidsen in household of Mårten Davidsen, "Denmark Census, 1860"

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