Maren Christensen

6 June 1857–
Nykøbing Morsø, Morsø Sønder, Thisted, Denmark

The Life Summary of Maren

When Maren Christensen was born on 6 June 1857, in Nykøbing Morsø, Morsø Sønder, Thisted, Denmark, her father, Christian Jensen, was 23 and her mother, Mette Cathrine Larsdatter, was 35.

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Family Time Line

Christian Jensen
1833–
Mette Cathrine Larsdatter
1822–1897
Lars Peter Larsen
1846–
Ingeborg Larsen
1854–
Maren Christensen
1857–
Johanne Marie Jensen
1858–1939
Johanne Marie Christensen
1860–1860
Johan Emil Jensen
1861–
Jens Christensen
1862–
Carl Julius Jensen
1864–

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World Events (8)

1859 · Copenhagen Waterworks
Age 2
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 2
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).
1914
Age 57
World War I. Denmark remains neutral throughout the war.

Name Meaning

(1997: 29669;2007: 54909; 2010: 75143)Some characteristic forenames: Scandinavian Erik, Nels, Niels, Lars, Bent, Anders, Thor, Jorgen, Nils, Einer, Viggo, Folmer.Danish, Norwegian, and North German: patronymic from the personal name Christen . In North America, this surname is also an altered form of the especially Danish and Norwegian variant Kristensen . Compare Christenson and Christianson .

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

Possible Related Names

Christen
Christesen

Sources (3)

  • Maren Christensen, "Denmark Church Records, 1484-1941"
  • Maren Christensen, "Denmark Church Records, 1484-1941"
  • Maren Christensen, "Denmark Baptisms, 1618-1923"

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