Karen Christiansdatter

about September 1798–after 1850 (Age 51)
Finderup, Løve, Holbæk, Denmark

The Life of Karen

When Karen Christiansdatter was born about September 1798, in Finderup, Løve, Holbæk, Denmark, her father, Christian Fredericksen, was 38 and her mother, Mette Hansdatter, was 28. She married Lars Rasmussen on 24 November 1821, in Refsvindinge, Svendborg, Denmark. They were the parents of at least 6 sons and 2 daughters. She lived in Refsvindinge, Vindinge, Svendborg, Denmark for about 21 years. She died after 1850, in Svendborg, Denmark, at the age of 53.

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

Lars Rasmussen
1792–1850
Karen Christiansdatter
1798–1850
Marriage: 24 November 1821
Rasmus Larsen
1821–1834
Lars Hansen Larsen
1823–1832
Christian Larsen
1824–1834
Mette Larsdatter
1826–1840
Hans Larsen
1830–1840
Lars Larsen
1835–1845
Karen Kirstine Larsdatter
1840–1850
Niels Larsen
1842–1845

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
24 November 1821
Refsvindinge, Svendborg, Denmark
children

(8)

    Rasmus Larsen

    Male1821–1834Male

    Lars Hansen Larsen

    Male1823–1832Male

    Christian Larsen

    Male1824–1834Male

    Mette Larsdatter

    Female1826–1840Female

    Hans Larsen

    Male1830–1840Male

+3 More Children

Parents and Siblings

    Christian Fredericksen

    Male1760–1801Male

    Mette Hansdatter

    Female1770–1849Female

siblings

(7)

    Female1793–1870Female

    Friderich Christiansen

    Male1794–1796Male

    Dorothea Christiansdatter

    Female1796–1862Female

    Hansine Frideriche Christiansdatter

    Female1797–1797Female

    Female1798–1850Female

+2 More Children

World Events (7)

1805 · Christianso Lighthouse

Age 7

The Christianso Lighthouse is one of Denmark's oldest lighthouses and the first to have a flashing light. It was built on the island of Christianso in the northern Baltic Sea.
1808 · Dannebrogordenens Haederstegn

Age 10

Dannebrogordenens Haederstegn, The Cross of Honour of the Order of the Dannebrog, is an award connected to the Danish Order of the Dannebrog. The cross was instituted by King Frederick VI of Denmark and Norway on June 28, 1808 and was named Dannebrogsmendenes Haederstegn until 1952. The award is given to any Dane who has provided a service to Denmark through a noble deed. The cross is considered an additional recognition if awarded to someone who is already a holder of the Order.
1814

Age 16

Denmark cedes Norway to Sweden.

Name Meaning

We don’t have any information about this name.

Sources (3)

  • Karen Christiansdatter in household of Lars Rasmussen, "Denmark Census, 1834"
  • Karen Christensdatter in household of Lars Rasmussen, "Denmark Census, 1840"
  • Karen Christiansdatter in household of Lars Rasmussen, "Denmark Census, 1845"

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.