Ole Rømer

Ole Christensen Rømer (1644 - 1710)

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Ole Christensen Rømer
Born in Århus, Danmarkmap
Son of [father unknown] and [mother unknown]
[sibling(s) unknown]
Husband of — married [location unknown]
Husband of — married [location unknown]
[children unknown]
Died in København, Danmarkmap
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Ole Rømer was a Danish astronomer.

His parents was Christen Pedersen, died 19 September 1663, "merchant and skipper," & Anna Olufsdatter Storm, born about 1610, died 1690, "daughter of a well-to-do alderman"[1]

Birth: 25 September 1644[1]

Death: 19 September 1710[1]


  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 Wikipedia article for Ole Rømer
  • Ejvind Slottved and Ditlev Tamm, "THE UNIVERSITY OF COPENHAGEN", ISBN: 978-87-90655-64-8, COPENHAGEN 2009
  • "Slektshistorisk oppgave" (eng: family history) written by my father - Lars Johan Harboe - in approximately 1955. He lists the following sources:
  • G. Treschow: "Danske Jubel-Lærere" (1753)
  • Christopher Giessing: "Nye Samling af Danske, Norske og Islandske Jubel-Lærere." (1781)
  • Danmarks Adels Aarbog (1932)
  • Christian Krarup: "Stamtavle over Efterkommere af Christian Krarup til Dejbjerglund" (1933)
  • Tycho de Hofman: "Historiske Efterretninger om velfortjente Danske Adelsmænd, med deres Stamme-Tavler og Portraiter."
  • Stamtavle over familien Hald
  • Stamtavle over familien Krarup
  • Dansk biografisk lexicon

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