Thomas Christian Thomsen

26 December 1836–
Elling, Horns, Hjørring, Denmark

The Life Summary of Thomas Christian

When Thomas Christian Thomsen was born on 26 December 1836, in Elling, Horns, Hjørring, Denmark, his father, Thomas Christensen, was 45 and his mother, Inger Kirstine Jensen, was 36. He married Bolette Kristensdatter on 19 May 1871, in Elling, Åstrup, Denmark. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 3 daughters.

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Thomas Christian Thomsen
Bolette Kristensdatter
Marriage: 19 May 1871
Inger Kirstine Thomsen
Christine Elisabeth Thomsen
Nikoline Thomsen
Jens Peter Thomsen

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    19 May 1871Elling, Åstrup, Denmark
  • Children


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    World Events (7)

    1847 · Casino Theatre (Copenhagen)
    Age 11
    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 13
    Denmark becomes a constitutional monarchy. A two-chamber parliament is established.
    1868 · Magasin Du Nord
    Age 32
    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

    Some characteristic forenames: Scandinavian Erik, Niels, Bent, Carsten, Einer, Nels, Sven, Viggo, Aksel, Anders, Astrid, Bjorn.Danish, Norwegian, and North German: patronymic from a short form of the personal name Thomas . This surname is also found in the Netherlands. Compare Thompson and Thomson .

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

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    Sources (19)

    • Thomas Thomsen, "Denmark Census, 1880"
    • Thomas Chr Thomsen in household of Thomas Christensen, "Denmark Census, 1850"
    • Thomas Christian Thomsen, "Denmark, Marriages, 1635-1916"

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