Ina L. Christensen

17 March 1889–
Greenville, Montcalm, Michigan, United States

The Life of Ina L.

When Ina L. Christensen was born on 17 March 1889, in Greenville, Montcalm, Michigan, United States, her father, Niels Christensen, was 36 and her mother, Sophia Hansen, was 28.

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Family Time Line

Niels Christensen
1852–
Sophia Hansen
1860–
Amelia Christensen
1878–
Chester Vigo Christensen
1883–1971
Arthur Christensen
1885–1906
Ina L. Christensen
1889–
John S. Christensen
1891–1977
Milo Niels Christensen
1894–1980

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World Events (3)

1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

Age 1

This Act tried to prevent the raising of prices by restricting trade. The purpose of the Act was to preserve a competitive marketplace to protect consumers from abuse.
1890 · Woman's Suffrage

Age 1

An organization formed in favor of women's suffrages. By combining the National Woman Suffrage Association and the American Woman Suffrage Association, the NAWSA eventually increased in membership up to two million people. It is still one of the largest voluntary organizations in the nation today and held a major role in passing the Nineteenth Amendment.
1903 · Ford Motor Company

Age 14

"Henry Ford built his first gasoline-powered vehicle, named the Quadricycle, in 1896, at his home in Detroit. Ford sold the Quadricycle for $200 and used the money to build a second car. In 1901, Ford raced his car ""Sweepstakes"" against Alexander Winton and won. The victory resulted in publicity for Ford which allowed him to gain investors for his new company, Ford Motor Company. The first Model A was sold on July 23, 1903, and the company was incorporated on November 13, 1903."

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)

  • Ina L. Christensen, "Michigan Births, 1867-1902"
  • Ina L. Christensen, "Michigan, Births and Christenings, 1775-1995"

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