Anders Laursen Borup

1702–June 1772 (Age 70)
Vindblæs, Slet, Ålborg, Denmark

The Life of Anders

When Anders Laursen Borup was born in 1702, in Vindblæs, Slet, Ålborg, Denmark, his father, Laurs Borup, was 30 and his mother, Mrs. Laurs Borup, was 27. He married Else Pedersdatter on 27 March 1731, in Vindblæs, Slet, Ålborg, Denmark. They were the parents of at least 6 sons and 3 daughters. He died in June 1772, in his hometown, at the age of 70, and was buried in Engelstrup, Vindblæs, Slet, Ålborg, Denmark.

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Family Time Line

Anders Laursen Borup
1702–1772
Else Pedersdatter
1702–1771
Marriage: 27 March 1731
Peder Andersen Boerups
1731–
Lars Andersen Borup
1734–1809
Poul Andersen Borup
1737–
Anne Andersdatter Borup
1740–1740
Jens Andersen Borup
1740–
Kirsten Andersdatter Borup
1741–1742
Christen Andersen Borup
1743–1810
Stephan Andersen Borup
1745–1800
Maren Andersdatter Borup
1746–

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
27 March 1731
Vindblæs, Slet, Ålborg, Denmark
children

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+4 More Children

Parents and Siblings

siblings

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World Events (6)

1713 · Royal Danish Military Academy

Age 11

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.
1729

Age 27

Greenland becomes Danish province.
1730 · Danish Asia Company

Age 28

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

Norwegian, Danish, and North German: patronymic from Laur, a short form of Lawrence .

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

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Sources (1)

  • Anders Larsen in entry for Maren Andersen, "Denmark, Baptisms, 1618-1923"

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