Lars Svendsen


Brief Life History of Lars

When Lars Svendsen was born in 1663, in Nexø, Bornholm, Denmark, his father, Svend, was 32 and his mother, Mrs. Svend, was 28. He married Giertrud Jensdatter about 1687, in Bornholm, Denmark. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter. He died in 1692, in his hometown, at the age of 29, and was buried in Nexø, Bornholm, Denmark.

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Lars Svendsen
Giertrud Jensdatter
Marriage: about 1687
Ingeborg Larsdatter
Svend Larsen

Sources (3)

  • Lauridtz Svendtsen in entry for Ingeborg Larsen, "Denmark Baptisms, 1618-1923"
  • Lauridtz Svendson in entry for Svend Larsen, "Denmark, Baptisms, 1618-1923"
  • Legacy NFS Source: Lars Svendsen - Church record: Burial record or certificate

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    about 1687Bornholm, Denmark
  • Children (2)

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    Siblings (1)

    Name Meaning

    Some characteristic forenames: Scandinavian Bjorn, Erik, Knut, Lars, Niels, Per, Thor, Astrid, Britt, Carsten, Einer, Evald.

    Danish and Norwegian: patronymic from the personal name Svend, from Old Norse Sveinn, originally a byname meaning ‘boy, servant’. Compare Svenson , Swanson , Swendsen , Swensen , and Swenson .

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

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