Christen Hansen

6 August 1818–8 January 1892 (Age 73)
Alsted, Sorø, Denmark

The Life of Christen

When Christen Hansen was born on 6 August 1818, in Alsted, Sorø, Denmark, his father, Hans Nielsen, was 49 and his mother, Ane Truelsdatter, was 41. He married Sidse Andersdatter on 2 December 1846, in Alsted, Sorø, Denmark. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 2 daughters. He lived in Slagelse, Sorø, Denmark in 1860 and Alsted, Alsted, Sorø, Denmark in 1870. He died on 8 January 1892, in Alsted, Sorø, Denmark, at the age of 73.

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Family Time Line

Christen Hansen
1818–1892
Sidse Andersdatter
1821–1859
Marriage: 2 December 1846
Soren Christensen
1847–1934
Hans Christensen
1848–
Jorgen Christensen
1850–1904
Karen Christensen
1853–
Ane Christensen
1856–1872
Jens Christensen
1858–

Spouse and Children

    Male1818–1892Male

    Sidse Andersdatter

    Female1821–1859Female

MARRIAGE
2 December 1846
Alsted, Sorø, Denmark
children

(6)

    Soren Christensen

    Male1847–1934Male

    Hans Christensen

    Male1848–Male

    Jorgen Christensen

    Male1850–1904Male

    Karen Christensen

    Female1853–Female

    Ane Christensen

    Female1856–1872Female

+1 More Child

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(11)

+6 More Children

World Events (5)

1829 · Oldest Leather Goods in Denmark

Age 11

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 29

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.
1849

Age 31

Denmark becomes a constitutional monarchy. A two-chamber parliament is established.

Name Meaning

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

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

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Sources (3)

  • Christen Hansen, "Denmark Census, 1870"
  • Christen Hansen, "Denmark Census, 1860"
  • Christen Hansen, "Denmark Census, 1850"

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