Christen Hansen Borre

27 November 1779–16 July 1857 (Age 77)
Maribo, Denmark

The Life of Christen

Christen Hansen Borre was born on 27 November 1779, in Maribo, Denmark as the son of Hans Nielsen Borre and Bodil Hansdatter. He married Ane Catharine Henrichsen on 20 May 1802. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 2 daughters. He lived in Stokkemarke, Lollands Sønder, Maribo, Denmark in 1845. He died on 16 July 1857, in Tjennemarke, Stokkemarke, Maribo, Denmark, at the age of 77.

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Family Time Line

Christen Hansen Borre
Ane Catharine Henrichsen
Marriage: 20 May 1802
Rasmus Christensen Borre
Hans Christensen Borre
Maren Kirstine Christensdatter
Henrik Christensen Borre
Kirsten Christensdatter Borre
Frederik Christensen Borre
Niels Christensen Borre

Spouse and Children

20 May 1802


    Rasmus Christensen Borre


    Hans Christensen Borre


    Maren Kirstine Christensdatter


    Henrik Christensen Borre


    Kirsten Christensdatter Borre


+2 More Children

Parents and Siblings

    Hans Nielsen Borre





World Events (7)

1789 · Old Artillery Barracks, Christianshavn

Age 10

The Old Artillery Barracks was the first of three barracks to be established in the Christianshavn district of Copenhagen. They were converted into barracks for the Artillery in 1789 and were used until 1923. Today, they have been converted into apartments and are listed for everyone.
1792 · Det Classenske Fideicommis

Age 13

Det Classenske Fideicommis is a Danish charitable foundation formed by the industrialist Major General Johan Frederik Classen after he left behind his wealth and possessions in his will to help alleviate poverty and misery to those in the country. Today, it grants around 2 million kroner annually to those in need.
1805 · Christianso Lighthouse

Age 26

The Christianso Lighthouse is one of Denmark's oldest lighthouses and the first to have a flashing light. It was built on the island of Christianso in the northern Baltic Sea.

Name Meaning

Danish, Norwegian, Dutch, and North German: patronymic from the personal name Hans .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Kristen Hansen, "Denmark Census, 1845"
  • Christen Bone Gårdmand in entry for Maren Kjerstine Christendatter, "Denmark Church Records, 1484-1941"
  • Christen Bone Gårdmand in entry for Maren Kjerstine Christendatter, "Denmark Church Records, 1484-1941"

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