Hans Larsen

Male31 May 1700–26 July 1716

Brief Life History of Hans

When Hans Larsen was christened on 31 May 1700, in Magleby, Tranekær, Denmark, his father, Lauridtz Christensøn Thor, was 34 and his mother, Kirsten Rasmusdatter, was 37.

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Family Time Line

Lauridtz Christensøn Thor
1666–1716
Kirsten Rasmusdatter
1664–1742
Anna Lauridtzdatter Thor
1691–1717
Anne Larsdatter
1698–1722
Rasmus Larsen Thor
1693–1759
Christen Lauridtzen Thor
1695–1745
Sidsel Larsen
1698–1706
Zidzel Lauridtzdatter Thor
1698–
Hans Lauridtzen Thor
1700–
Hans Larsen
1700–1716
Lars Larsen
1702–
Lauridtz Lauridstzen Thor
1702–
Mads Larsen
1705–1706
Matz Lauridtzen Thor
1705–
Sidsel Larsen
1707–1719
Karen Larsen
1711–1718

Sources (1)

  • Hans Larsen, "Denmark, Baptisms, 1618-1923"

Parents and Siblings

Siblings (14)

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World Events (2)

1701 · Oldest Naval Academy in the World

The Royal Danish Naval Academy was established in 1701 to educate then commission all officers into the Royal Danish Navy. It is the oldest, still-existing, officers' academy in the world.

1713 · Royal Danish Military Academy

The Royal Danish Military Academy educated and commissioned all officers for the Royal Danish Army. The Military Academy function was initiated in 1713 by request of King Frederick IV on inspiration from the Naval Academy.

Name Meaning

Some characteristic forenames: Scandinavian Erik, Lars, Nels, Niels, Sven, Thor, Knud, Nils, Per, Jorgen, Alf, Bjorn.

Danish, Norwegian, and North German: patronymic from the personal name Lars, an equivalent of Lawrence . This is also an Americanized form of the cognate Larssen. Compare Larson 1, Larrison , and Lawson 2.

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

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