Cecilia Marie Pedersdatter or Christensen

Brief Life History of Cecilia Marie

When Cecilia Marie Pedersdatter or Christensen was born on 1 September 1852, in Voer, Voer, Børglum, Denmark, her father, Peder Christian Christensen, was 22 and her mother, Ane Kirstine Sorensen, was 25. She lived in Voer, Dronninglund, Hjørring, Denmark in 1860. She died on 1 June 1862, in Pleasant Grove, Utah, Utah, United States, at the age of 9, and was buried in Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Peder Christian Christensen
1830–1908
Ane Kirstine Sorensen
1827–1916
Ane Bendina Christensen
1850–1869
Cecilia Marie Pedersdatter or Christensen
1852–1862
Jens Christian Christensen
1855–1865
Niels Christian Christensen
1857–1917
Larsine Berdine Christensen
1860–1933
Hyrum Christian Christensen
1865–1936
Peter Christensen
1869–1937

Sources (7)

  • Cecilia Marie Pedersd in household of Peder Christian Christensen, "Denmark Census, 1855"
  • Sisilie Marie Christiansen, "Find A Grave Index"
  • Cicilie Marie Pedersen, "Denmark Church Records, 1484-1941"

World Events (2)

1859 · Copenhagen Waterworks

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.

1859 · Copenhagen Zoo

The Copenhagen Zoo was founded in 1859 and is one of the oldest zoos in Europe. It was founded by a ornithologist named Niels Kjaebolling and the first animals that were at the opening were eagles, chickens, ducks, owls, rabbits, a fox, a seal and a turtle. The oldest building still is in use as a stable for the yak exibit. It is open everyday from 9:00am to 8:00pm (20:00).

Name Meaning

Jewish (Israeli): from Hebrew or ‘light’, a Hebraicized form of various original Ashkenazic surnames.

Chinese: Cantonese form of the surname 柯, see Ke 1.

Chinese: Hokkien form of the surname 胡, see Hu 1.

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

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Peter Christen Christensen

By one of his grandchildren Peter Christen Christensen was born June 30, 1830 in Asaa Hgoring Denmark to Christen Nielson and Mann Anderson. Now he was born to Christen Nielson, but he became Christe …

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