Poul Johan Poulsen

1846–
Vejle, Vejle, Denmark

The Life of Poul Johan

When Poul Johan Poulsen was born on 27 January 1846, his father, Laurits Johan Poulsen, was 30 and his mother, Anne Cathrine Knudsen, was 26. He lived in Vejle, Denmark in 1850.

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Family Time Line

Laurits Johan Poulsen
1815–1897
Anne Cathrine Knudsen
1820–
Anne Johansdatter
1845–
Poul Johan Poulsen
1846–
Barbro Johansdatter
1848–
Karen Christine Poulsen
1849–
Knud Martin Poulsen
1851–
Else Poulsen
1853–
Niels Poulsen
1856–1923
Laura Johanne Cathrine Poulsen
1858–
Elias Poulsen
1862–

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World Events (6)

1847 · Casino Theatre (Copenhagen)

Age 1

The Casino Theatre was built as an entertainment center by Georg Carstensen but was converted into a theatre in 1848. After many years of never gaining popularity, it was closed in 1937 and demolished in 1960.
1849

Age 3

Denmark becomes a constitutional monarchy. A two-chamber parliament is established.
1914

Age 68

World War I. Denmark remains neutral throughout the war.

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)

  • Poul Johan Poulsen in household of Lauritz Johan Poulsen, "Denmark Census, 1850"
  • Poul Johan Poulsen, "Denmark Church Records, 1484-1941"
  • Poul Johan Poulsen, "Denmark, Baptisms, 1618-1923"

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