Niels Peter Andersen

29 March 1856–
Stokkemarke, Maribo, Denmark

The Life of Niels Peter

When Niels Peter Andersen was born on 29 March 1856, in Stokkemarke, Maribo, Denmark, his father, Anders Hansen Kaae, was 30 and his mother, Anne Dorothea Henricksdatter, was 31. He married Signild Svensdotter on 17 May 1885, in Halsted, Maribo, Denmark. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 2 daughters. He lived in Stokkemarke, Lollands Sønder, Maribo, Denmark for about 10 years.

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Family Time Line

Niels Peter Andersen
1856–
Signild Svensdotter
1860–1892
Marriage: 17 May 1885
Alfred Hilbert Andersen
1886–
Jenny Josefine Andersen
1888–
Viggo Ulrik Andersen
1889–
Adane Veronica Andersen
1892–1936

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
17 May 1885
Halsted, Maribo, Denmark
children

(4)

    Alfred Hilbert Andersen

    Male1886–Male

    Jenny Josefine Andersen

    Female1888–Female

    Viggo Ulrik Andersen

    Male1889–Male

    Adane Veronica Andersen

    Female1892–1936Female

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(4)

World Events (7)

1859 · Copenhagen Waterworks

Age 3

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.
1859 · Copenhagen Zoo

Age 3

The Copenhagen Zoo was founded in 1859 and is one of the oldest zoos in Europe. It was founded by a ornithologist named Niels Kjaebolling and the first animals that were at the opening were eagles, chickens, ducks, owls, rabbits, a fox, a seal and a turtle. The oldest building still is in use as a stable for the yak exibit. It is open everyday from 9:00am to 8:00pm (20:00).
1914

Age 58

World War I. Denmark remains neutral throughout the war.

Name Meaning

Danish and Norwegian: patronymic from the personal name Anders, a vernacular form of Andreas .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Niels Peter Andersen in household of Ane Dorthe Henriksen, "Denmark Census, 1870"
  • Niels Peder Andersen in household of Anders Hansen, "Denmark Census, 1860"
  • Niels Peter Andersen, "Denmark Church Records, 1484-1941" (birth)

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