Kirstine Catherine Munch

Female2 December 1831–

Brief Life History of Kirstine Catherine

When Kirstine Catherine Munch was born on 2 December 1831, in Nyker, Bornholm, Denmark, her father, Christian Munch, was 30 and her mother, Joanne Cathrine Sonne, was 19. She lived in Østermarie, Østermarie, Bornholm, Denmark in 1834.

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Family Time Line

Christian Munch
Joanne Cathrine Sonne
Kirstine Catherine Munch
Niels Christian Munch
Jorgen Peter Munch
Karoline Kirstine Munch
Jorgen Peder Munch
Christian Munch
Johanne Marie Munch
Hans Peder Kristian Munch
Juliane Dorthea Munch
Janusine Margrete Munk

Sources (4)

  • Kistine Cathrine Munch in household of Christian Munch, "Denmark Census, 1834"
  • Kirstine Catrine, "Denmark Church Records, 1484-1941"
  • Kirstine Catrine, "Denmark Church Records, 1484-1941"

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Siblings (10)

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World Events (7)

1847 · Casino Theatre (Copenhagen)

Age 16

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.


Age 18

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

1868 · Magasin Du Nord

Age 37

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.

Name Meaning

Some characteristic forenames: German Erwin, Otto, Achim, Egon, Gerhard, Gunther, Helmut, Kurt.

German (Münch): nickname for someone of monkish habits or appearance, or an occupational name for a servant employed at a monastery, from Middle High German münich ‘monk’ (from Latin monachus). Compare Muench .

French (Alsace and Lorraine) and Danish: of German origin (see above). Compare Munck .

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

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