Mette Nielsen

21 February 1790–
Voldby, Randers, Denmark

The Life of Mette

When Mette Nielsen was born on 21 February 1790, in Voldby, Randers, Denmark, her father, Niels Sorensen, was 40 and her mother, Anna Nielsen, was 31.

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Family Time Line

Niels Sorensen
1750–1809
Anna Nielsen
1758–
Rasmus Nielsen Lund
1781–1848
Rasmus Nielsen
1781–
Karen Nielsdatter
1783–
Søren Nielsen
1786–1787
Soren Nielsen
1786–1787
Mette Nielsen
1790–
Mette Nielsdatter
1790–
Soren Nielsen
1794–
Peder Nielsen
1795–1810
Søren Nielsen Lund Thursøe
1798–1864
Soren Nielsen
1798–
Dorthe Nielsen
1802–

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(12)

    Rasmus Nielsen Lund

    Male1781–1848Male

    Male1781–Male

    Karen Nielsdatter

    Female1783–Female

    Søren Nielsen

    Male1786–1787Male

    Male1786–1787Male

+7 More Children

World Events (3)

1792 · Det Classenske Fideicommis

Age 2

Det Classenske Fideicommis is a Danish charitable foundation formed by the industrialist Major General Johan Frederik Classen after he left behind his wealth and possessions in his will to help alleviate poverty and misery to those in the country. Today, it grants around 2 million kroner annually to those in need.
1794 · Stibo

Age 4

The Stibo Group was founded in 1794 by Niels Lund as a printing company. Today, The Stibo Group provides information management and print technology software for business operations.
1796 · Odense Teater

Age 6

Odense Teater is Denmark's second oldest theater and one of the country's three main theaters. It is where Hans Christian Andersen started as a writer and is where The Pillars of Society was first performed.

Name Meaning

Danish, Norwegian, and North German (especially Schleswig-Holstein): patronymic from the personal name Niels, a reduced form of Nikolaus ( see Nicholas ) or Cornelius .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (1)

  • 1801 Danish Census Record

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