Christiane Nielsen

Brief Life History of Christiane

When Christiane Nielsen was christened on 21 September 1777, in Vrå, Børglum, Denmark, her father, Niels Olufsen, was 38 and her mother, Johanna Simonsdatter, was 37.

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Family Time Line

Niels Olufsen
1739–
Johanna Simonsdatter
1740–1786
Simon Nielsen
1762–
Ole Nielsen
1765–1765
Mette Marie Nielsdatter
1766–1767
Marie Nielsen
1770–1770
Anne Marie Nielsdatter
1771–1817
Christiane Nielsen
1777–
Mette Nielsdatter
1782–1794

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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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