Soren Christensen

19 January 1896–28 March 1971 (Age 75)

The Life of Soren

When Soren Christensen was born on 19 January 1896, in Denmark, his father, Christen Christensen, was 33 and his mother, Maren Sorensen, was 36. He lived in Bellingham, Whatcom, Washington, United States for about 10 years. He died on 28 March 1971, in San Bernardino, San Bernardino, California, United States, at the age of 75.

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Christen Christensen
Maren Sorensen
Christian Christensen
Soren Christensen
Einar Christensen
Julius Christensen
Ingemann Soren Christensen

Parents and Siblings

    Christen Christensen


    Maren Sorensen




World Events (8)

1898 · War with the Spanish

Age 2

After the explosion of the USS Maine in the Havana Harbor in Cuba, the United States engaged the Spanish in war. The war was fought on two fronts, one in Cuba, which helped gain their independence, and in the Philippines, which helped the US gain another territory for a time.

Age 18

World War I. Denmark remains neutral throughout the war.
1916 · The First woman elected into the US Congress

Age 20

Jeannette Pickering Rankin became the first woman to hold a federal office position in the House of Representatives, and remains the only woman elected to Congress by Montana.

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)

  • Soren Christiansen in household of Maren Christiansen, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Soren Christenson in household of Christ Christenson, "United States Census, 1910"

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