Christen Sørensen

18 August 1841–
Storvorde, Aalborg, Denmark

The Life of Christen

Christen Sørensen was born on 18 August 1841, in Storvorde, Ålborg, Denmark as the son of Soren Sorensen Moller and Kirsten Jensdr. He married Magrethe Jacobsen on 7 February 1868. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 3 daughters. He lived in Storvorde, Fleskum, Ålborg, Denmark in 1860.

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Family Time Line

Christen Sørensen
1841–
Magrethe Jacobsen
1837–
Marriage: 7 February 1868
Kirstine CHRISTENSEN
1868–
Søren SøRENSEN MøLLER
1870–
Maren SøRENSEN MøLLER
1873–
Elline SøRENSEN MøLLER
1874–
Jakob Kristian SøRENSEN MøLLER
1877–
Jens Kristian SøRENSEN MøLLER
1879–

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
7 February 1868
Storvorde, Aalborg, Denmark
children

(6)

+1 More Child

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(3)

World Events (6)

1847 · Casino Theatre (Copenhagen)

Age 6

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.
1849

Age 8

Denmark becomes a constitutional monarchy. A two-chamber parliament is established.
1914

Age 73

World War I. Denmark remains neutral throughout the war.

Name Meaning

Danish and Norwegian (Sørensen): patronymic from the personal name Søren ( see Soren ).

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Christen Sorensen in household of Soren Sorensen, "Denmark Census, 1860"
  • Christen Sørensen in entry for Kirstine Christensen, "Denmark Church Records, 1484-1941"
  • Christen Sørensen in entry for Kirstine Christensen, "Denmark Church Records, 1484-1941"

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