Ellen Marie Nielsen

3 September 1826–
Skanderborg, Denmark

The Life of Ellen Marie

When Ellen Marie Nielsen was born on 3 September 1826, in Skanderborg, Denmark, her father, Niels Hansen, was 37 and her mother, Ane Kirstine Andersdatter, was 32. She married Thomas Hingsberg on 20 February 1849. They were the parents of at least 6 sons and 1 daughter. She lived in Horsens, Ålborg, Denmark for about 20 years.

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Thomas Hingsberg
Ellen Marie Nielsen
Marriage: 20 February 1849
Johanne Marie Elisabeth Hingsberg
Axel Alexander Hingsberg
Niels Hansen Hingsberg
Harald Emil Hingsberg
Peter Fischer Hingsberg
Otto Carl Hingsberg
Udobt Drengebarn

Spouse and Children

20 February 1849


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World Events (7)

1829 · Oldest Leather Goods in Denmark

Age 3

Kuffert Sorensen was established in 1829 by Carl Peter Sorensen as a leather goods company. Today the business has five locations and each are run by a member of the Sorensen family.
1847 · Casino Theatre (Copenhagen)

Age 21

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.
1859 · Copenhagen Waterworks

Age 33

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.

Name Meaning

Danish, Norwegian, and North German (especially Schleswig-Holstein): patronymic from the personal name Niels, a reduced form of Nikolaus ( see Nicholas ) or Cornelius .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Ellen Marie Hingsberg in household of Marie Kirstine Sørensen, "Denmark Census, 1890"
  • Ellen Marie Hingsberg in household of Tomas Hingsberg, "Denmark Census, 1870"
  • Marie Hingsberg F Nielsen, "Denmark Census, 1880"

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