Kirsten Hansdatter

15 September 1815–1 December 1891 (Age 76)
Lommelev, Nørre Alslev, Storstrøm, Denmark

The Life Summary of Kirsten

When Kirsten Hansdatter was born on 15 September 1815, in Lommelev, Nørre Alslev, Storstrøm, Denmark, her father, Hans Johansen, was 31 and her mother, Grethe Nielsdatter, was 27. She married Jens Frederick Christiansen on 17 November 1841, in Nykøbing Falster, Maribo, Denmark. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 2 daughters. She died on 1 December 1891, in Denmark, at the age of 76, and was buried in Nykøbing Falster, Maribo, Denmark.

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Family Time Line

Jens Frederick Christiansen
Kirsten Hansdatter
Marriage: 17 November 1841
Maren Kirstine Christiansen
Anna Cathrine Christiansen
Hans Christian Christiansen

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    17 November 1841Nykøbing Falster, Maribo, Denmark
  • Children


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    World Events (6)

    1818 · Danmarks Nationalbank
    Age 3
    Danmarks Nationalbank is the central bank of the Kingdom of Denmark and serves as an independent and credible institution that issues the krone, the Danish currency. The bank undertakes all functions related to the management of the Danish central-government debt.
    1829 · Oldest Leather Goods in Denmark
    Age 14
    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 32
    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.

    Name Meaning

    form of Christine , now also well established in the English-speaking world. A well-known bearer of the name was the Norwegian opera singer Kirsten Flagstad ( 1895–1962 ).

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

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    Life Sketch of Hans Christiansen

    Life Sketch Of Hans C. Christiansen I was born April the 18, 1846 on Nykjobing, on Falster, one of Denmark’s beautiful islands. My father’s name was Frederik Christiansen and my mother’s Christine Pet …

    Sources (18)

    • Unknown in entry for Mary Kerstina Wodskow, "Utah Death Certificates, 1904-1965"
    • Kirsten Pedersdatter in entry for Hans Christian Christiansen, "Denmark Church Records, 1484-1941"
    • Kirsten Pedersdatter in entry for Hans Christian Christiansen, "Denmark Church Records, 1484-1941"

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