Niels Claussøn Senning

Niels Claussøn Senning (c. 1580 1617) was a Danish/Norwegian clergyman. He was born in Helsingør. He served as Bishop of the Diocese of Oslo from 1608 to 1617. He is known for his participation in trials against Catholics. He died in Oslo in 1617.[1][2]


  1. Godal, Anne Marit (ed.). "Niels Claussøn Senning". Store norske leksikon (in Norwegian). Oslo: Norsk nettleksikon. Retrieved 10 June 2012.
  2. Bratberg, Terje. "Niels Senning". In Helle, Knut. Norsk biografisk leksikon (in Norwegian). Oslo: Kunnskapsforlaget. Retrieved 10 June 2012.
Preceded by
Anders Bendssøn Dal
Bishop of Oslo
Succeeded by
Niels Simonssøn Glostrup

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