Karen Marie Christensen

9 July 1864–
Havrebjerg, Holbæk, Denmark

The Life of Karen Marie

Karen Marie Christensen was born on 9 July 1864, in Havrebjerg, Holbæk, Denmark as the daughter of Jens Christensen and Johanne Marie Jorgensdatter. She married Hans Christian Hansen on 31 May 1895, in Havrebjerg, Holbæk, Denmark. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 1 daughter. She lived in Slots Bjergby, Slagelse, Sorø, Denmark for about 24 years.

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Family Time Line

Hans Christian Hansen
Karen Marie Christensen
Marriage: 31 May 1895
Karen Johanne Hansen
Jens Albert Hansen
Jorgen Bernhard Hansen

Spouse and Children

31 May 1895
Havrebjerg, Holbæk, Denmark


Parents and Siblings

    Jens Christensen


    Johanne Marie Jorgensdatter




World Events (7)

1868 · Magasin Du Nord

Age 4

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.

Age 50

World War I. Denmark remains neutral throughout the war.

Age 53

The United States take possession of the Virgin Islands. The islands are purchased from Denmark for $25 million the year before.

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)

  • Karen Marie Hansen in household of Hans Kristian Hansen, "Denmark Census, 1911"
  • Karen Marie Hansen in household of Gmd Hans Chr Hansen, "Denmark Census, 1916"
  • Marie Knud Hansen in household of Hans Christian Hansen, "Denmark Census, 1925"

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