Helvig Christensen

Femaleabout 1788–

Brief Life History of Helvig

When Helvig Christensen was born about 1788, in Outrup, Riberhus, Denmark, her father, Christen Hansen, was 40 and her mother, Zidsel Marie Knudsen, was 38.

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Family Time Line

Christen Hansen
1750–1821
Zidsel Marie Knudsen
1751–1830
Anna Kirstine Christensdatter
1774–1849
Kirsten Christensen
1776–1850
Ane Marie Christensdr
1780–
Karen Christensdatter
1782–1851
Mette Christensen
1784–
Helvig Christensen
1788–
Knud Christensen
1794–
Ane Christensdatter
1789–

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    World Events (3)

    1789 · Old Artillery Barracks, Christianshavn

    Age 1

    The Old Artillery Barracks was the first of three barracks to be established in the Christianshavn district of Copenhagen. They were converted into barracks for the Artillery in 1789 and were used until 1923. Today, they have been converted into apartments and are listed for everyone.

    1792 · Det Classenske Fideicommis

    Age 4

    Det Classenske Fideicommis is a Danish charitable foundation formed by the industrialist Major General Johan Frederik Classen after he left behind his wealth and possessions in his will to help alleviate poverty and misery to those in the country. Today, it grants around 2 million kroner annually to those in need.

    1794 · Stibo

    Age 6

    The Stibo Group was founded in 1794 by Niels Lund as a printing company. Today, The Stibo Group provides information management and print technology software for business operations.

    Name Meaning

    Some characteristic forenames: Scandinavian Erik, Nels, Niels, Lars, Bent, Anders, Thor, Jorgen, Nils, Einer, Viggo, Folmer.

    Danish, Norwegian, and North German: patronymic from the personal name Christen . In North America, this surname is also an altered form of the especially Danish and Norwegian variant Kristensen . Compare Christenson and Christianson .

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

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