Carl Edvard Christensen

18 December 1819–
Helligånds, Copenhagen, Denmark

The Life of Carl Edvard

When Carl Edvard Christensen was born on 18 December 1819, in Helligånds, Copenhagen, Denmark, his father, Christian Larsen Thorup, was 46 and his mother, Johanne Katrine Holm, was 25. He married Johanne Magdalene Haug on 15 November 1833, in Holmens, Copenhagen, Denmark. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 4 daughters. He lived in Holbæk, Denmark in 1840 and Copenhagen, Denmark in 1845.

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Family Time Line

Carl Edvard Christensen
1819–
Johanne Magdalene Haug
1808–
Marriage: 15 November 1833
Sophie Magdalene Christensen
1835–
Carl Peter Julius Christiansen
1836–
Jensine Wilhelmine Christensen
1839–
Caroline Serine Josephine Christensen
1842–
Thora Emilie Christensen
1844–
Christian August Christensen
1848–
Wilhelm Ludvig Christensen
1850–

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
15 November 1833
Holmens, Copenhagen, Denmark
children

(7)

    Sophie Magdalene Christensen

    Female1835–Female

    Carl Peter Julius Christiansen

    Male1836–Male

    Jensine Wilhelmine Christensen

    Female1839–Female

    Caroline Serine Josephine Christensen

    Female1842–Female

    Thora Emilie Christensen

    Female1844–Female

+2 More Children

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(13)

+8 More Children

World Events (6)

1829 · Oldest Leather Goods in Denmark

Age 10

Kuffert Sorensen was established in 1829 by Carl Peter Sorensen as a leather goods company. Today the business has five locations and each are run by a member of the Sorensen family.
1847 · Casino Theatre (Copenhagen)

Age 28

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.
1850 · Translation of the Book of Mormon into Danish

Age 31

Erastus Snow and Peter Hansen translated the Book of Mormon into Danish after six months of being in the country. This translation was the first full translation of the Book of Mormon into another language, after English.

Name Meaning

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

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Carl Edvard Thorup in household of P Hansen, "Denmark Census, 1840"
  • Charl Christensen, "Denmark Census, 1845"
  • Carl Edvard Thorup in household of Ane Marie Schmitz, "Denmark Census, 1840"

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