Frederik Lauritz Claudius Bruhn

8 November 1827–1913 (Age 85)
Nødebo, Frederiksborg, Denmark

The Life of Frederik Lauritz Claudius

When Frederik Lauritz Claudius Bruhn was born on 8 November 1827, in Nødebo, Frederiksborg, Denmark, his father, Daniel Joachim Bruhn, was 21 and his mother, Severine Marie Flesborg, was 24. He married Emilie Charlotte Eigaard on 15 December 1854, in Nykøbing Falster, Maribo, Denmark. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 2 daughters. He lived in Tikøb, Lynge-Kronborg, Frederiksborg, Denmark for about 10 years and Grønholt, Lynge-Kronborg, Frederiksborg, Denmark for about 10 years. He died in 1913, at the age of 86.

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Frederik Lauritz Claudius Bruhn
Emilie Charlotte Eigaard
Marriage: 15 December 1854
Carl Daniel Bruhn
Severine Charlotte Bruhn
Frederik Lauritz Bruhn
Edward Wilhelm Bruhn
Mathilde Emilie Bruhn
Anders Ferdinand Bruhn

Spouse and Children

15 December 1854
Nykøbing Falster, Maribo, Denmark


    Carl Daniel Bruhn


    Severine Charlotte Bruhn


    Frederik Lauritz Bruhn


    Edward Wilhelm Bruhn


    Mathilde Emilie Bruhn


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World Events (4)

1829 · Oldest Leather Goods in Denmark

Age 2

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 20

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.
1850 · Translation of the Book of Mormon into Danish

Age 23

Erastus Snow and Peter Hansen translated the Book of Mormon into Danish after six months of being in the country. This translation was the first full translation of the Book of Mormon into another language, after English.

Name Meaning

North German, Danish, and Swedish: variant of Brun .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Frederik Lauritz Bruhn in household of Daniel Bruhn, "Denmark Census, 1850"
  • Frederich Bruhn in household of Elisabeth Caroline Lundsgreen, "Denmark Census, 1834"
  • Frederik Laürits Claüdiüs Brühn, "Denmark Census, 1880"

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