Hans Schack Knuth
Hans Schack Knuth came from the ancient Knuth family . His father was the chamberlain Baron Adam Christopher Knuth, his mother the Baroness Juliane Marie Knuth, née von Brockdorff.
On March 25, 1812 Knuth received the title of Count for himself and his descendants. On March 6 of the same year he became a chamberlain. Also in 1812 he went on a study trip to Iceland and the Faroe Islands for a year and a half. From 1823 to 1846 Knuth was Decisor on Greenland and Faroese trade.
In 1826 Knuth became chamberlain. In 1826 he took his leave of the crops. In 1831 Knuth became a magistrate in the Præstø department, and from 1836 to 1855 he was an administrator in the Frederiksborg department .
Knuth was a bearer of the Dannebrog Order .
Marriage and offspring
On March 3, 1825, Knuth married Frederikke Sophie Elisabeth de Løvenørn (* December 25, 1804, † April 10, 1889) in the Holmens Kirke in Copenhagen . The marriage had five children, all of whom had the title Grs: af or Countess
- Pauline Juliane Henriette Knuth-Conradsborg (April 5, 1826 - March 2, 1842)
- Sophus Christopher Vilhelm Vendelboe Knuth-Conradsborg (born March 31, 1827 - † October 15, 1866)
- Hans Schack Rudolf Knuth-Conradsborg (born June 29, 1832 - † May 30, 1890)
- Joachim Sigismund Ditlev Knuth -Conradsborg (born June 15, 1835 - † October 19, 1905)
- Anna Pauline Adelaide Knuth-Conradsborg (born March 15, 1842; March 22, 1872) ⚭ Albrecht von Graefe (1828–1870), Privy Medical Councilor
- G. Kringelbach: Knuth, Hans Schack . In: Carl Frederik Bricka (Ed.): Dansk biografisk Lexikon. Tillige omfattende Norge for Tidsrummet 1537-1814. 1st edition. tape 9 : Jyde – Køtschau . Gyldendalske Boghandels Forlag, Copenhagen 1895, p. 303-304 (Danish, runeberg.org ).
- Hans Schack greve Knuth-Conradsborg , in: finnholbek.dk , accessed on October 28, 2018.
- Dansk biografisk leksikon : Poul Løvenørn , last accessed on October 29, 2018.
|SURNAME||Knuth, Hans Schack|
|ALTERNATIVE NAMES||Knuth-Conradsborg, Hans Schack (full name)|
|BRIEF DESCRIPTION||Danish bailiff and chamberlain|
|DATE OF BIRTH||March 31, 1787|
|PLACE OF BIRTH||Vetterslev|
|DATE OF DEATH||November 5, 1861|
|Place of death||Roskilde|