Niels Ditlevsen

October 1747–
Fremmelev, Lunde, Odense, Denmark

The Life of Niels

When Niels Ditlevsen was born in October 1747, in Fremmelev, Lunde, Odense, Denmark, his father, Ditlev Jorgensen, was 31 and his mother, Karen Madsen, was 28. He married Karen Rasmusdatter on 3 July 1767, in Lunde, Odense, Denmark. They were the parents of at least 2 daughters.

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Family Time Line

Niels Ditlevsen
Karen Rasmusdatter
Marriage: 3 July 1767
Karen Nielsen
Anna Nielsen

Spouse and Children


    Karen Rasmusdatter


3 July 1767
Lunde, Odense, Denmark


    Karen Nielsen


    Anna Nielsen


Parents and Siblings



World Events (8)

1762 · Old City Hall (Aalborg)

Age 15

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.
1776 · Kongens Klub

Age 29

The club was founded in 1776 by former members of Drejer's Club. It was initially known as Fich's Club. The latter name was a reference to Gottlieb Schreck who had purchased the House in 1775. He had adapted the interior to be used by the club. The club initially had 25 members but in 1778 the number of members had grown to 80. On 16 November 1782, the club was granted permission to use the name Kongens Klub (Royal Club). The club soon became a meeting place for members of the higher middle class.
1789 · Old Artillery Barracks, Christianshavn

Age 42

The Old Artillery Barracks was the first of three barracks to be established in the Christianshavn district of Copenhagen. They were converted into barracks for the Artillery in 1789 and were used until 1923. Today, they have been converted into apartments and are listed for everyone.

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Sources (3)

  • Niels Ditlefsen, "Denmark, Marriages, 1635-1916"
  • Niels Ditlofsen in entry for Anna Nielsen, "Denmark, Baptisms, 1618-1923"
  • Niels Ditlevsen in entry for Karen Nielsen, "Denmark, Baptisms, 1618-1923"

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