Poul Johannes Poulsen

1876–1945 (Age 68)
Tórshavn, Suðurstreymoyar, Føroyar

The Life of Poul Johannes

When Poul Johannes Poulsen was born on 2 October 1876, his father, Vilhelm Poulsen, was 28 and his mother, Susanne Marie Cathrine Hansen, was 26. He married Anna Niklassen on 8 December 1898. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 6 daughters. He lived in Denmark for about 15 years and Tórshavn, Faroe Islands in 1925. He died on 14 May 1945, at the age of 68.

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Family Time Line

Poul Johannes Poulsen
1876–1945
Anna Niklassen
1875–1962
Marriage: 8 December 1898
Wilhelm Sofus Poulsen
1899–
Elisabeth Johanne Poulsen
1901–1987
Nikoline Susanne Poulsen
1903–1904
Nicolina Susanne Poulsen
1905–1986
Simona Johanne Sofie Poulsen
1907–1989
Elisa Poülsen
1909–1992
Zagarias Poulsen
1911–1976
Pouline Agate Andrea Poulsen
1913–1949

Spouse & Children

MARRIAGE
8 December 1898
Tórshavn Kirke, Tórshavn, Suðurstreymoyar, Føroyar
children

(8)

+3 More Children

Parents & Siblings

  • Vilhelm Poulsen

    Male1848–Male

  • Susanne Marie Cathrine Hansen

    Female1849–Female

siblings

(5)

  • Zacharias Poulsen

    Male1872–Male

  • Male1876–1945Male

  • Anna Elisabeth Sophie Poulsen

    Female1879–Female

  • Vilhelm Sophus Poulsen

    Male1881–Male

  • Marianne Frederikke Poulsen

    Female1882–Female

World Events (4)

1914

Age 38

World War I. Denmark remains neutral throughout the war.
1917

Age 41

The United States take possession of the Virgin Islands. The islands are purchased from Denmark for $25 million the year before.
1939

Age 63

Denmark signs 10-year non-aggression pact with Nazi Germany.

Name Meaning

Danish and Norwegian: patronymic from the personal name Poul ( see Paul ).

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • Poül Johs Poülsen, "Denmark Census, 1921"
  • Paul Johannes Paulsen, "Denmark Census, 1906"
  • Poul Johannes Poulsen, "Denmark Census, 1925"

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