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  • Carl Nesjar (1920 - 2015)
    Carl Nesjar, Oppr. Carlsen, født 6. juli 1920, fødested Larvik, Vestfold. Billedkunstner. Foreldre: Ingeniør Olaf Carlsen (1892–1973) og Borghild Thorsen (1891–1978). Gift 1) med billedkunstner Inger S...
  • Magnus Carlsen
    Magnus Carlsen won the 2013 World Chess Championship in Chennai, India to become the 16th Undisputed World Champion of Chess. Sven Magnus Øen Carlsen er en norsk sjakkspiller. Per 4. desember 2012 ...
  • Carlsen (deceased)
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  • Carlsen (1816 - d.)

About the Carlsen surname

Carlsen - Scandinavian Family name

This last name was originally a typical Scandinavian Patronymic: For Scandinavian families it was only introduced as a last name or family name around 1850-1900.

Carlsen - Danish Noble Family

Carlsen is also an extinct Danish noble family name where Christen Rasmussen Carlsen. (1777 - 1818) 4 Feb 1817 become member of the Danish nobility with the following Coat of Arms:

  • Three red roses in a Gold Edge Silver shield.
  • On helmet mix of thirteen red and white banners.
  • Supporters two natural colored lions head in a helmet

Same Coat of Arms was used by extinct noble family Lange where Christen Rasmussen Carlsen ancestors genera from.


  1. Wikipidia
  2. Salmonsens konversationsleksikon
  3. Danmarks Adels Aarbog 1928 t. 3