Jorgen Nielsen

Male11 June 1780–

Brief Life History of Jorgen

When Jorgen Nielsen was christened on 11 June 1780, in Vigersted, Ringsted, Denmark, his father, Niels Christensen Skeen, was 30 and his mother, Kirsten Jorgensen, was 29.

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Family Time Line

Niels Christensen Skeen
1751–1840
Kirsten Jorgensen
1751–1829
Bodill Marie Nielsdatter
1777–1846
Anne Nielsdatter
1779–
Jorgen Nielsen
1780–
Johanne Nielsdatter
1782–
Christen Nielsen
1783–
Maren Nielsdatter
1786–1787
Maren Nielsdattr
1786–1855
Mr. Nielsen
1788–1788
Nielsdatter
1788–1788
Christen Nielsen
1789–
Maren Nielsdatter
1792–1893
Kristen Nielsdatter
1795–
Jens Nielsen
1798–

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    World Events (3)

    1789 · Old Artillery Barracks, Christianshavn

    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.

    1792 · Det Classenske Fideicommis

    Det Classenske Fideicommis is a Danish charitable foundation formed by the industrialist Major General Johan Frederik Classen after he left behind his wealth and possessions in his will to help alleviate poverty and misery to those in the country. Today, it grants around 2 million kroner annually to those in need.

    1794 · Stibo

    The Stibo Group was founded in 1794 by Niels Lund as a printing company. Today, The Stibo Group provides information management and print technology software for business operations.

    Name Meaning

    Some characteristic forenames: Scandinavian Erik, Niels, Jorgen, Knud, Lars, Nels, Bent, Borge, Holger, Ove, Einer, Oluf.

    Danish, Norwegian, and North German: patronymic from the personal name Niels, a shortened form of Nikolaus (see Nicholas ). Compare Nielson , Neilsen , Nelsen , Nilsen , and Nilson .

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

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