Hans Larsen

29 April 1837–8 December 1914 (Age 77)
Jersore, Klinte, Odense, Denmark

The Life Summary of Hans

When Hans Larsen was born on 29 April 1837, in Jersore, Klinte, Odense, Denmark, his father, Lars Hansen, was 28 and his mother, Maren Jensdatter, was 21. He married Jensine Dorthea Mikkelsen about 1862, in Klinte, Odense, Denmark. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 3 daughters. He lived in Klinte, Skam, Odense, Denmark for about 10 years and Peoa, Summit, Utah, United States in 1880. He died on 8 December 1914, in Hanna, Duchesne, Utah, United States, at the age of 77, and was buried in Tabiona, Duchesne, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Hans Larsen
Jensine Dorthea Mikkelsen
Marriage: about 1862
Mary Elizabeth Larsen
Sarah Ann Larsen
Hans William Larsen
John Laurrets Larsen
Cardina J Larsen
Helleman William Larsen

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    about 1862Klinte, Odense, Denmark
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    World Events (8)

    Age 9
    U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.
    1847 · Casino Theatre (Copenhagen)
    Age 10
    The Casino Theatre was built as an entertainment center by Georg Carstensen but was converted into a theatre in 1848. After many years of never gaining popularity, it was closed in 1937 and demolished in 1960.
    1859 · Copenhagen Waterworks
    Age 22
    The Copenhagen Waterworks was the first waterworks in Denmark and served the community until 1951. It was one of the first buildings to be built outside Copenhagen's old city walls.

    Name Meaning

    Some characteristic forenames: Scandinavian Erik, Lars, Nels, Niels, Sven, Thor, Knud, Nils, Per, Jorgen, Alf, Bjorn.Danish, Norwegian, and North German: patronymic from the personal name Lars, an equivalent of Lawrence . This is also an Americanized form of the cognate Larssen. Compare Larson 1, Larrison , and Lawson 2.

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

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    Sources (20)

    • Hans Larsen in household of Lars Hansen, "Denmark Census, 1845"
    • Hans Larson in entry for John L Larsen and Anna A Neagle, "Utah, County Marriages, 1887-1940"
    • Hans Larsen, "Utah Death Certificates, 1904-1965"

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