Christian Nielsen

8 March 1861–
Koster, Stege, Mønbo, Præstø, Denmark

The Life of Christian

When Christian Nielsen was born on 8 March 1861, in Koster, Stege, Mønbo, Præstø, Denmark, his father, Niels Jacobsen, was 33 and his mother, Ane Magrethe Christiansdatter, was 27. He married Ane Magrethe Pedersen on 14 July 1891, in Vester Ulslev, Musse, Maribo, Denmark. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 3 daughters. He lived in Fanefjord, Mønbo, Præstø, Denmark for about 19 years and Fanefjord, Præstø, Denmark in 1930.

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Family Time Line

Christian Nielsen
1861–
Ane Magrethe Pedersen
1868–
Marriage: 14 July 1891
Rasmus Aksel Nielsen
1891–
Niels Nikolaj Nielsen
1893–
Johannes Nielsen
1895–
Ellen Margrethe Nielsen
1897–
Ejner Nielsen
1899–1980
Julius Nielsen
1901–
Johanne Nielsen
1903–
Karen Margrethe Nielsen
1905–

Spouse and Children

    Male1861–Male

    Ane Magrethe Pedersen

    Female1868–Female

MARRIAGE
14 July 1891
Vester Ulslev, Musse, Maribo, Denmark
children

(8)

    Rasmus Aksel Nielsen

    Male1891–Male

    Niels Nikolaj Nielsen

    Male1893–Male

    Johannes Nielsen

    Male1895–Male

    Ellen Margrethe Nielsen

    Female1897–Female

    Ejner Nielsen

    Male1899–1980Male

+3 More Children

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(10)

+5 More Children

World Events (7)

1868 · Magasin Du Nord

Age 7

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.
1914

Age 53

World War I. Denmark remains neutral throughout the war.
1917

Age 56

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 (especially Schleswig-Holstein): patronymic from the personal name Niels, a reduced form of Nikolaus ( see Nicholas ) or Cornelius .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Christian Nielsen in household of Niels Jacobsen, "Denmark Census, 1880"
  • Christian Nielsen, "Denmark Census, 1901"
  • Christian Nielsen in household of Karl Rasmussen, "Denmark Census, 1930"

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