Christen Nielsen Havsig

about 1710–after 10 July 1759 (Age 49)
Albæk, Dronninglund, Hjørring, Denmark

The Life of Christen Nielsen

When Christen Nielsen Havsig was born about 1710, in Albæk, Dronninglund, Hjørring, Denmark, his father, Niels Christensen, was 43 and his mother, Karen Marcusdatter, was 25. He died after 10 July 1759, in Læsø, Hjørring, Denmark, at the age of 49.

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Niels Christensen
Karen Marcusdatter
Marcus Nielsen
Christen Nielsen Havsig
Maren Nielsdatter
Mette Nielsdatter
Malene Nielsdatter
Hans Nielsen

Parents and Siblings



+2 More Children

World Events (5)

1713 · Royal Danish Military Academy

Age 3

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.

Age 19

Greenland becomes Danish province.
1730 · Danish Asia Company

Age 20

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

1 German: derivative from a Germanic personal name, see Hass 1.2 German (Hässig): nickname from Middle High German hazzec, hezzec ‘hostile’, ‘resentful’.

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

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