Bolette Marie Christensen

Female26 July 1829–22 December 1900

Brief Life History of Bolette Marie

When Bolette Marie Christensen was born on 26 July 1829, in Skibsted, Hellum, Ålborg, Denmark, her father, Christen Madsen Kjar, was 32 and her mother, Maren Jensdatter, was 30. She married Peder Christian Lauritzsen on 2 August 1856, in Sem, Dronningborg, Denmark. She lived in Sem, Onsild, Randers, Denmark in 1860 and Udby, Rougsø, Randers, Denmark for about 10 years. She died on 22 December 1900, in Udby, Dronningborg, Denmark, at the age of 71.

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Peder Christian Lauritzsen
Bolette Marie Christensen
Marriage: 2 August 1856

Sources (11)

  • Bodil Marie Christensen in household of Peder Christian Lauritzen, "Denmark Census, 1860"
  • Bodil Marie Christensdr, "Denmark, Marriages, 1635-1916"
  • Bodil Marie Christensd, "Denmark Church Records, 1484-1941"

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  • Marriage
    2 August 1856Sem, Dronningborg, Denmark
  • Parents and Siblings

    Siblings (2)

    World Events (4)

    1847 · Casino Theatre (Copenhagen)

    Age 18

    The Casino Theatre was built as an entertainment center by Georg Carstensen but was converted into a theatre in 1848. After many years of never gaining popularity, it was closed in 1937 and demolished in 1960.


    Age 20

    Denmark becomes a constitutional monarchy. A two-chamber parliament is established.

    1850 · Translation of the Book of Mormon into Danish

    Age 21

    Erastus Snow and Peter Hansen translated the Book of Mormon into Danish after six months of being in the country. This translation was the first full translation of the Book of Mormon into another language, after English.

    Name Meaning

    Some characteristic forenames: Scandinavian Erik, Nels, Niels, Lars, Bent, Anders, Thor, Jorgen, Nils, Einer, Viggo, Folmer.

    Danish, Norwegian, and North German: patronymic from the personal name Christen . In North America, this surname is also an altered form of the especially Danish and Norwegian variant Kristensen . Compare Christenson and Christianson .

    Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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