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Multiple Origins for the Surname Thomsen


Danish


Thomsen Early Origins




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The Great Migration



Some of the first settlers of this family name were:

Thomsen Settlers in United States in the 19th Century

  • Thomsen, aged 22, who emigrated to the United States from Southampton, in 1892
  • Agnes Thomsen, aged 8, who emigrated to the United States, in 1892

Thomsen Settlers in United States in the 20th Century

  • Aarariel Thomsen, aged 0, who emigrated to the United States from Aashad, Denmark, in 1907
  • Aage Thomsen, aged 11, who landed in America from Copenhagen, Denmark, in 1909
  • Alagne Thomsen, aged 16, who emigrated to the United States from Aastrug, Denmark, in 1909
  • Albert Thomsen, aged 9, who landed in America from Strandesburg, Denmark, in 1909
  • Abbe Thomsen, aged 20, who landed in America from Hvorup, Denmark, in 1912
  • ... (More are available in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.)

Thomsen Settlers in New Zealand in the 19th Century

  • Peter Thomsen, who arrived in Auckland, New Zealand aboard the ship "Ida Zeigler" in 1863
  • Maria Thomsen, who arrived in Auckland, New Zealand aboard the ship "Ida Zeigler" in 1863
  • Anna Thomsen, who arrived in Auckland, New Zealand aboard the ship "Ida Zeigler" in 1863

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Contemporary Notables of the name Thomsen (post 1700)


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Contemporary Notables of the name Thomsen (post 1700)



  • Cecilie Thomsen (b. 1974), Danish actress and model internationally best known for playing professor Inga Bergstrom opposite Pierce Brosnan in the 1997 James Bond movie Tomorrow Never Dies
  • Vilhelm Ludwig Peter Thomsen (1842-1927), Danish linguist
  • Christian Jürgensen Thomsen (1788-1865), Danish archaeologist best known for suggesting the Stone, Bronze, and Iron ages divisions

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Suggested Readings for the name Thomsen


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Suggested Readings for the name Thomsen



  • Descendants of Hans Jorgen Thomsen and Ane Kjerstine Ditlevsen of Kleis, Denmark by Frances Hansen Ehrig.

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Citations


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Citations



    Other References

    1. Thirsk, Joan. The Agrarian History of England and Wales. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press: 7 Volumes. Print.
    2. Elster, Robert J. International Who's Who. London: Europa/Routledge. Print.
    3. Fairbairn. Fairbain's book of Crests of the Families of Great Britain and Ireland, 4th Edition 2 volumes in one. Baltimore: Heraldic Book Company, 1968. Print.
    4. Mills, A.D. Dictionary of English Place-Names. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1991. Print. (ISBN 0-19-869156-4).
    5. Shirley, Evelyn Philip. Noble and Gentle Men of England Or Notes Touching The Arms and Descendants of the Ancient Knightley and Gentle Houses of England Arranged in their Respective Counties 3rd Edition. Westminster: John Bowyer Nichols and Sons, 1866. Print.
    6. Ingram, Rev. James. Translator Anglo-Saxon Chronicle 1823. Print.
    7. Burke, Sir Bernard. General Armory Of England, Scotland, Ireland and Wales. Ramsbury: Heraldry Today. Print.
    8. MacAulay, Thomas Babington. History of England from the Accession of James the Second 4 volumes. New York: Harper and Brothers, 1879. Print.
    9. Hitching, F.K and S. Hitching. References to English Surnames in 1601-1602. Walton On Thames: 1910. Print. (ISBN 0-8063-0181-3).
    10. Marcharn, Frederick George. A Constitutional History of Modern England 1485 to the Present. London: Harper and Brothers, 1960. Print.
    11. ...

    The Thomsen Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Thomsen Family Crest was drawn according to heraldic standards based on published blazons. We generally include the oldest published family crest once associated with each surname.

    This page was last modified on 21 July 2017 at 11:49.

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