Christine Christofersdatter

8 December 1783–
Hurum, Buskerud, Norway

The Life Summary of Christine

When Christine Christofersdatter was born on 8 December 1783, in Hurum, Buskerud, Norway, her father, Christopher Christophersen, was 31 and her mother, Christine Christofersen, was 27.

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Christopher Christophersen
Christine Christofersen
Hans Christophersen
Anders Christophersen
Christine Christofersdatter
Anne Maria Christophersdatter
Johanne Christophersdatter

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World Events (3)

1801 · 1801 Norwegian Census
Age 18
It listed all family members living on each farm. Also those living in the cities.
1810 · Vaccinations
Age 27
Royal order issued by the King of Norway and Denmark in 1810 required everyone to have a certificate of smallpox vaccination. This was also recorded in the Church records. 33
1810 · Ole Bull
Age 27
Eminent Norwegian violinist and composer. Renown Norwegian violinist and composer who toured multiple times in the US. Family friend with Edvard Grieg.

Name Meaning

form of Christina . It was popular in the medieval period, when it appears to have been used interchangeably with Christian , and again in Britain at the end of the 19th century. In the United States it was particularly popular from the 1950s to the 1970s.

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

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Sources (1)

  • Christine Christofersen, 'MyHeritage Family Trees'

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