Astrid Margrethe Christensen

18 January 1897–
Elling, Hjørring, Denmark

The Life of Astrid Margrethe

When Astrid Margrethe Christensen was born on 18 January 1897, in Elling, Hjørring, Denmark, her father, Jacob Andreas Christensen, was 31 and her mother, Grethe Marie Larsen, was 29. She married Carl George Nielsen on 3 November 1918, in Frederikshavn, Hjørring, Denmark.

Photos & Memories (0)

Photos & Memories

Do you know this person? Do you have a story about her you would like to share? Sign in or Create a FREE Account

Family Time Line

Carl George Nielsen
Astrid Margrethe Christensen
Marriage: 3 November 1918

Spouse and Children

3 November 1918
Frederikshavn, Hjørring, Denmark

Parents and Siblings



+5 More Children

World Events (8)


Age 17

World War I. Denmark remains neutral throughout the war.

Age 20

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

Age 42

Denmark signs 10-year non-aggression pact with Nazi Germany.

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 (0)


    There are no historical documents attached to Astrid Margrethe.

    Find more of your family story

    As a non-profit, we offer free help to anyone looking to learn the details of their family story.

    Create a free account to view more about your family.
    Create a free account
    Share this with your family and friends.