Maren Christensen

23 June 1853–23 July 1911 (Age 58)
Ravnkilde, Ålborg, Denmark

The Life of Maren

When Maren Christensen was born on 23 June 1853, in Ravnkilde, Ålborg, Denmark, her father, Christen Jørgensen, was 47 and her mother, Kirsten Pedersdatter, was 36. She had at least 1 son with Christen Christensen. She lived in Ravnkilde, Års, Ålborg, Denmark in 1860. She died on 23 July 1911, at the age of 58.

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World Events (2)

1859 · Copenhagen Waterworks

Age 6

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 6

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).

Name Meaning

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

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

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Sources (2)

  • Maren Christensen in household of Christen Jørgensen, "Denmark Census, 1860"
  • Maren Christensen, "Denmark, Baptisms, 1618-1923"

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