Michel Hansen

1708–1787 (Age 79)
Århus, Denmark

The Life of Michel

When Michel Hansen was born on 3 October 1708, in Århus, Denmark, his father, Hans Michelsen, was 21 and his mother, Maren Andersen, was 24. He married Mette Andersen in 1729. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 1 daughter. He died on 23 October 1787, in his hometown, at the age of 79.

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Michel Hansen
Mette Andersen
Marriage: 1729
Mette Michelsen
Anders Michelsen
Hans Michelsen

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  • Mette Michelsen


  • Anders Michelsen


  • Hans Michelsen


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World Events (5)

1713 · Royal Danish Military Academy

Age 5

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.

Age 21

Greenland becomes Danish province.
1730 · Danish Asia Company

Age 22

The Danish Asiatic Company was a trading company established to revive the dwindling Danish trade with the East Indies and China. It was taken over by the Danish government in 1772 and continued to run until around 1843.

Name Meaning

Danish, Norwegian, Dutch, and North German: patronymic from the personal name Hans .

Possible Related Names

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

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