Niels Andersen

1715–
Nørresundby, Ålborg, Denmark

The Life of Niels

Niels Andersen was born in 1715, in Nørresundby, Ålborg, Denmark. He married Kiersten Christensdatter on 13 July 1749, in Nørresundby, Ålborg, Denmark. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 5 daughters.

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Family Time Line

Niels Andersen
1715–
Kiersten Christensdatter
1713–
Marriage: 13 July 1749
Else Marie Nielsdatter
1749–
Anne Nielsdatter
1752–1820
Anne Nielsdatter
1752–
Mette Marie Nielsdatter
1755–
Anne Nielsdatter
1757–
Anders Nielsen
1760–

Spouse & Children

MARRIAGE
13 July 1749
Nørresundby, Ålborg, Denmark
children

(6)

+1 More Child

World Events (7)

1729

Age 14

Greenland becomes Danish province.
1730 · Danish Asia Company

Age 15

The Danish Asiatic Company was a trading company established to revive the dwindling Danish trade with the East Indies and China. It was taken over by the Danish government in 1772 and continued to run until around 1843.
1762 · Old City Hall (Aalborg)

Age 47

The Old City Hall was built in 1762 and served as the city hall until 1912. the Hall was modelled after the City Hall that was destroyed in the Copenhagen Fire in 1795. Today the building is used only for ceremonial and representative purposes.

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 Anderson, "Denmark, Marriages, 1635-1916"
  • Niels Anderson in entry for Else Marie Nielsen, "Denmark, Baptisms, 1618-1923"
  • Niels Andersen Skraeder in entry for Mette Marie Nielsen, "Denmark, Baptisms, 1618-1923"

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