about 1667–
Odense, Odense, Denmark

The Life of Christen

Christen was born about 1667, in Odense, Odense, Denmark. He married Mrs. Christen about 1696, in Odense, Odense, Denmark. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter.

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Mrs. Christen
Marriage: about 1696
Karen Christensdatter

Spouse and Children

about 1696
Odense, Odense, Denmark


World Events (6)

1701 · Oldest Naval Academy in the World

Age 34

The Royal Danish Naval Academy was established in 1701 to educate then commission all officers into the Royal Danish Navy. It is the oldest, still-existing, officers' academy in the world.
1713 · Royal Danish Military Academy

Age 46

The Royal Danish Military Academy educated and commissioned all officers for the Royal Danish Army. The Military Academy function was initiated in 1713 by request of King Frederick IV on inspiration from the Naval Academy.

Age 62

Greenland becomes Danish province.

Name Meaning

Variant spelling of Christine , influenced by the productive feminine name suffix -ene.

Dictionary of First Names © Patrick Hanks and Flavia Hodges 1990, 2003, 2006.

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