When Julius Clausen Munch was born on 19 June 1845, in Østerlarsker, Øster, Bornholm, Denmark, his father, Claus Jensen Munch, was 33 and his mother, Ane Kirstine Andersdatter, was 34. He married Anne Cathrine Kofoed on 27 December 1867. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 2 daughters. He lived in Knudsker, Knudsker, Bornholm, Denmark for about 10 years and Åker, Åkirkeby, Bornholm, Denmark in 1890. He died on 6 June 1911, in Olsker, Bornholm, Denmark, at the age of 65, and was buried in Olsker, Bornholm, Denmark.
Some characteristic forenames: Scandinavian Holger, Bente, Ingard, Niels, Ansgar, Astrid, Bent, Bjorn, Erik, Evald, Jorgen, Knud.
North German, Danish, and Norwegian: patronymic from the personal name Claus , a shortened form of Nikolaus (see Nicholas ). In North America, this surname is also an altered form of the variants Claussen and Klausen . Compare Clauson 1.