Søren Christian Christensen Bruun

31 July 1823–
Sennels, Thisted, Denmark

The Life of Søren Christian

When Søren Christian Christensen Bruun was born on 31 July 1823, in Sennels, Thisted, Denmark, his father, Christen Michelsen Bruun, was 28 and his mother, Mariane Larsdr, was 29. He married Christine Andersdatter Smerup on 27 August 1856, in Øsløs, Thisted, Denmark. They were the parents of at least 5 sons. He lived in Sennels, Hillerslev, Thisted, Denmark in 1834 and Øsløs, Vester Han, Thisted, Denmark for about 5 years.

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Family Time Line

Søren Christian Christensen Bruun
Christine Andersdatter Smerup
Marriage: 27 August 1856
Anders Christian Sørensen
Christen Bruun Sørensen
Johannes Sørensen Bruun
Gunnar Sørensen
Elenius Sørensen

Spouse and Children

27 August 1856
Øsløs, Thisted, Denmark


    Anders Christian Sørensen


    Christen Bruun Sørensen


    Johannes Sørensen Bruun


    Gunnar Sørensen


    Elenius Sørensen


Parents and Siblings



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World Events (6)

1829 · Oldest Leather Goods in Denmark

Age 6

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 24

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.
1859 · Copenhagen Waterworks

Age 36

The Copenhagen Waterworks was the first waterworks in Denmark and served the community until 1951. It was one of the first buildings to be built outside Copenhagen's old city walls.

Name Meaning

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

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

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Sources (3)

  • Soren Christian Bruun in household of Christian Peder Jacobsen, "Denmark Census, 1845"
  • Søren Christian Christensen in household of Christen Mikkelsen Bruun, "Denmark Census, 1834"
  • Soren Christensen in household of Christen Mikkelsen Bruun, "Denmark Census, 1840"

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