Niels Larsen

1798–1860 (Age 61)
Torup, Strø, Frederiksborg, Denmark

The Life of Niels

When Niels Larsen was born on 10 March 1798, in Torup, Strø, Frederiksborg, Denmark, his father, Lars Nielsen, was 25 and his mother, Kirsten Andersdatter, was 23. He had at least 2 sons and 5 daughters with Karen Jensdatter. He lived in Melby, Strø, Frederiksborg, Denmark for about 36 years. He died about 1860, at the age of 62.

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Niels Larsen
Karen Jensdatter
Lars Nielsen
Peter Nielsen/
Maren Kirstine Nielsdatter
Maren Kirstina Nielsen
Johanne Nielsdr
Larine Nielsdr
Laurentze Nielsen

Spouse & Children

  • Male1798–1860Male

  • Karen Jensdatter




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World Events (6)

1805 · Christianso Lighthouse

Age 7

The Christianso Lighthouse is one of Denmark's oldest lighthouses and the first to have a flashing light. It was built on the island of Christianso in the northern Baltic Sea.
1808 · Dannebrogordenens Haederstegn

Age 10

Dannebrogordenens Haederstegn, The Cross of Honour of the Order of the Dannebrog, is an award connected to the Danish Order of the Dannebrog. The cross was instituted by King Frederick VI of Denmark and Norway on June 28, 1808 and was named Dannebrogsmendenes Haederstegn until 1952. The award is given to any Dane who has provided a service to Denmark through a noble deed. The cross is considered an additional recognition if awarded to someone who is already a holder of the Order.
1818 · Danmarks Nationalbank

Age 20

Danmarks Nationalbank is the central bank of the Kingdom of Denmark and serves as an independent and credible institution that issues the krone, the Danish currency. The bank undertakes all functions related to the management of the Danish central-government debt.

Name Meaning

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

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • Niels Larsen, "Denmark Census, 1870"
  • Niels Larsen, "Denmark Census, 1850"
  • Niels Larsen, "Denmark Census, 1834"

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