Jens Christensen

Male24 December 1835–

Brief Life History of Jens

When Jens Christensen was born on 24 December 1835, in Bjergby, Bjergby, Vennebjerg, Hjørring, Denmark, his father, Christian Christensen Boelt, was 33 and his mother, Anne Nielsdatter, was 30.

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Family Time Line

Christian Christensen Boelt
1802–1874
Anne Nielsdatter
1805–
Mariane Christiansdatter
1826–1910
Christen Christensen
1831–
Niels Christensen
1833–1857
Jens Christensen
1835–
Jens Christensen
1838–1887
Karen Marie Christiansen
1840–
Else Johanne Christensdatter
1843–
Peder Christensen
1845–
Søren Christensen
1847–1849
Anders Christensen
1851–

Sources (3)

  • Jens Christiansen, "Denmark Church Records, 1484-1941"
  • Jens Christiansen, "Denmark Church Records, 1484-1941"
  • Jens Christiansen, "Denmark, Baptisms, 1618-1923"

Parents and Siblings

Siblings (10)

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World Events (7)

1847 · Casino Theatre (Copenhagen)

Age 12

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.

1849

Age 14

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

1868 · Magasin Du Nord

Age 33

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: 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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