Johanne Christensen

18 September 1824–
Skibet, Vejle, Denmark

The Life of Johanne

When Johanne Christensen was born on 18 September 1824, in Skibet, Vejle, Denmark, his father, Jørgen Hansen, was 74 and his mother, Ane Cathrine Nielsdatter, was 35. He lived in Skibet, Tørrild, Vejle, Denmark in 1834.

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Jørgen Hansen
Ane Cathrine Nielsdatter
Karen Jørgensdatter
Jørgen Jørgensen
Peder Christensen
Søren Christensen
Hans Christensen
Ane Marie Kristine Christensen
Christen Christensen
Johanne Christensen
Karen Marie Christensdatter
Jens Christensen
August Christensen

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World Events (7)

1829 · Oldest Leather Goods in Denmark

Age 5

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 23

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.
1859 · Copenhagen Waterworks

Age 35

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.

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 (3)

  • Johanne Christens Datter in household of Christen Pedersen, "Denmark Census, 1834"
  • Johanne Christensdatter, "Denmark Church Records, 1484-1941"
  • Johanne Christensdatter, "Denmark Church Records, 1484-1941"

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