Knud Mikkelsen

21 July 1733–
Helsingør, Sankt Olai, Frederiksborg, Denmark

The Life of Knud

When Knud Mikkelsen was christened on 21 July 1733, in Helsingør, Frederiksborg, Denmark, his father, Michel Knudsen, was 26 and his mother, Ingeborg Larsdatter, was 24.

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Family Time Line

Michel Knudsen
1707–
Ingeborg Larsdatter
1709–
Anna Michelsdatter
1727–
Knud Mikkelsen
1733–
Anna Mikkelsen
1738–
Boel Mikkelsen
1743–

Parents and Siblings

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World Events (3)

1737 · Meyercrones Stiftelse

Meyercrones Stiftelse was founded by the widow of Henning de Meyercrone after he had served as Danish envoy in France. Christiane Meyercrone, Henning's widow, managed the property until her death in 1738. Her niece became the new manager of the foundation and arranged for its charter to be written in 1830. The original, small building was replaced by a larger building in 1933.
1742 · Royal Danish Academy of Sciences and Letters

The Royal Danish Academy of Sciences and Letters is a non-governmental science Academy founded in 1742 for the purpose of advancements of science in Denmark.
1744 · Hirschholm Palace

Hirschholm Palace was a royal palace located in present-day Horsholm municipality just north of Copenhagen. It was one of the finest buildings of its time and became known as the Versailles of the North. It developed a bad reputation in connection with its role in the affair between Johann Friedrich Struensee and Queen Caroline Mathilda in the 1770s. After that it fell into disrepair and was demolished in 1809.

Name Meaning

Danish, Norwegian, and Dutch: patronymic from the personal name Mikkel ( see Michael ).

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

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Sources (2)

  • Knud Mikkelsen, "Denmark Baptisms, 1618-1923"
  • Knud Mikkelsen, "Denmark, Baptisms, 1618-1923"

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