Kirstine Nielsen

Female28 December 1856–

Brief Life History of Kirstine

When Kirstine Nielsen was born on 28 December 1856, in Møborg, Skodborg, Ringkøbing, Denmark, her father, Niels Jensen, was 48 and her mother, Christine Christensdatter, was 45. She married Peder Korsgaard Sørensen on 8 August 1897, in Lemvig, Lemvig, Skodborg, Ringkøbing, Denmark. They were the parents of at least 1 son. She lived in Engbjerg, Vandfuld, Ringkøbing, Denmark in 1906 and Skive, Skivehus, Denmark in 1921.

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Family Time Line

Peder Korsgaard Sørensen
Kirstine Nielsen
Marriage: 8 August 1897
Niels Kristian Nielsen

Sources (12)

  • Kristine Nielsen in BIRTH entry for SON Niels Kristian Nielsen, Møborg, Ringkøbing, "Denmark Church Records, 1484-1941"
  • FOLK: Kirstine Nielsen in household of FATHER Niels Jensen Osterbyhus Østerby hus, Møborg, Skodborg, Ringkøbing, "Denmark Census, 1870"
  • FOLK: enke Kirstine Korsgård Sørensen in household of SON Niels Chr Nielsen, Skive, Viborg, "Denmark Census, 1921"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    8 August 1897Lemvig, Lemvig, Skodborg, Ringkøbing, Denmark
  • Children (1)

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings (8)

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    World Events (7)

    1859 · Copenhagen Waterworks

    Age 3

    The Copenhagen Waterworks was the first waterworks in Denmark and served the community until 1951. It was one of the first buildings to be built outside Copenhagen's old city walls.

    1859 · Copenhagen Zoo

    Age 3

    The Copenhagen Zoo was founded in 1859 and is one of the oldest zoos in Europe. It was founded by a ornithologist named Niels Kjaebolling and the first animals that were at the opening were eagles, chickens, ducks, owls, rabbits, a fox, a seal and a turtle. The oldest building still is in use as a stable for the yak exibit. It is open everyday from 9:00am to 8:00pm (20:00).


    Age 58

    World War I. Denmark remains neutral throughout the war.

    Name Meaning

    Some characteristic forenames: Scandinavian Erik, Niels, Jorgen, Knud, Lars, Nels, Bent, Borge, Holger, Ove, Einer, Oluf.

    Danish, Norwegian, and North German: patronymic from the personal name Niels, a shortened form of Nikolaus (see Nicholas ). Compare Nielson , Neilsen , Nelsen , Nilsen , and Nilson .

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

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