Jorgen Larsen

28 October 1770–20 November 1859 (Age 89)
Hillerslev, Sallinge, Svendborg, Denmark

The Life of Jorgen

When Jorgen Larsen was born on 28 October 1770, in Hillerslev, Sallinge, Svendborg, Denmark, his father, Lars Jorgensen, was 33 and his mother, Karen Nielsdatter, was 33. He married Mariane Nielsdatter on 17 April 1807, in Hillerslev, Sallinge, Svendborg, Denmark. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 3 daughters. He died on 20 November 1859, in Gestelev, Sallinge, Svendborg, Denmark, at the age of 89, and was buried in Gestelev, Sallinge, Svendborg, Denmark.

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Jorgen Larsen
Mariane Nielsdatter
Marriage: 17 April 1807
Lars Jørgensen
Ana Marie Jorgensdatter
Anna Maria Jorgensdatter
Niels Jorgensen
Karen Jorgensdatter
Anders Jorgensen

Spouse and Children

17 April 1807
Hillerslev, Sallinge, Svendborg, Denmark


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    Jorgen Larsen


    Mette Larsdatter


    Mette Larsdatter



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World Events (8)

1776 · Kongens Klub

Age 6

The club was founded in 1776 by former members of Drejer's Club. It was initially known as Fich's Club. The latter name was a reference to Gottlieb Schreck who had purchased the House in 1775. He had adapted the interior to be used by the club. The club initially had 25 members but in 1778 the number of members had grown to 80. On 16 November 1782, the club was granted permission to use the name Kongens Klub (Royal Club). The club soon became a meeting place for members of the higher middle class.
1789 · Old Artillery Barracks, Christianshavn

Age 19

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.
1794 · Stibo

Age 24

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

Danish and Norwegian: patronymic from the personal name Lars, Scandinavian equivalent of Lawrence .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Jørgen Larsen, "Denmark Census, 1845"
  • Jørgen Larsen, "Denmark Census, 1845"
  • Jorgen Larsen, "Denmark Census, 1840"

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