Maren Cathrine Hansdatter

Female17 May 1844–4 December 1918

Brief Life History of Maren Cathrine

When Maren Cathrine Hansdatter was born on 17 May 1844, in Albæk, Hjørring, Denmark, her father, Hans Pedersen, was 32 and her mother, Karen Marie Jorgensdr, was 23. She married Hans Christensen on 29 December 1864, in Albæk, Hjørring, Denmark. They were the parents of at least 7 sons and 4 daughters. She lived in Børglum, Hjørring, Denmark in 1860 and Albæk, Dronninglund, Hjørring, Denmark for about 36 years. She died on 4 December 1918, in Albæk, Hjørring, Denmark, at the age of 74, and was buried in Albæk, Hjørring, Denmark.

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Family Time Line

Hans Christensen
Maren Cathrine Hansdatter
Marriage: 29 December 1864
Hans Kristian Kristensen
Mariane Kristensen
Kristian Karl Kristensen
Anton Tinus Kristensen
Martin Peter Kristensen
Johan Marinus Kristensen
Karl Marinus Kristensen
Mariane Christensen
Hansine Anine Kristensen
Jørgen Peter Tinus Kristensen
Ane Marie Kristensen

Sources (46)

  • Maren Katrine Hansen in household of Hans Pedersen, "Denmark Census, 1860"
  • Maren Cathrine Hansdttr in household of Hans Pedersen, "Denmark Census, 1850"
  • Maren Katrine Hansen in entry for Karl Martinus Christensen, "Denmark Marriages, 1635-1916"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    29 December 1864Albæk, Hjørring, Denmark
  • Children (11)

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    Siblings (2)

    World Events (5)

    1847 · Casino Theatre (Copenhagen)

    Age 3

    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 5

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

    1868 · Magasin Du Nord

    Age 24

    Magasin is a Danish chain of department stores that was founded in 1868 in Copenhagen and still exists today. They can be found in Denmark, Sweden, Iceland, and the UK.

    Name Meaning

    Mainly U.S.: variant spelling of Darren .

    Dictionary of First Names © Patrick Hanks and Flavia Hodges 1990, 2003, 2006.

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