Anna Marie Knudsen

12 July 1787–25 February 1869 (Age 81)
Hasmark, Norup, Odense, Denmark

The Life of Anna Marie

When Anna Marie Knudsen was born on 12 July 1787, in Hasmark, Norup, Odense, Denmark, her father, Knud Michelsen, was 43 and her mother, Kirstin Jepsdatter, was 33. She married Lars Andersen on 31 October 1823, in Norup, Odense, Denmark. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter. She lived in Norup, Lunde, Odense, Denmark for about 16 years. She died on 25 February 1869, in Norup, Odense, Denmark, at the age of 81, and was buried in Norup, Odense, Denmark.

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Family Time Line

Lars Andersen
Anna Marie Knudsen
Marriage: 31 October 1823
Anders Larsen
Ane Kirstine Larsdatter

Spouse and Children

31 October 1823
Norup, Odense, Denmark


Parents and Siblings



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World Events (8)

1789 · Old Artillery Barracks, Christianshavn

Age 2

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

Age 5

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.

Age 27

Denmark cedes Norway to Sweden.

Name Meaning

Danish, Norwegian, and German: patronymic from a personal name derived from Old Norse Knútr meaning ‘knot’ (Danish Knud, Norwegian Knut, German Knuth). This was a Danish royal name, Latinized as Canutus.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Marie Knudsdatter in household of Lars Andersen, "Denmark Census, 1840"
  • Ane Marie Knudsen in household of Lars Andersen, "Denmark Census, 1845"
  • Ane Marie Knudsdatter in household of Lars Andersen, "Denmark Census, 1834"

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