Karen Kjersten Hansdatter


Brief Life History of Karen Kjersten

Karen Kjersten Hansdatter was born in 1809, in Åkirkeby, Bornholm, Denmark. She married Anders Andersen on 2 February 1827, in Åker, Åkirkeby, Bornholm, Denmark. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 2 daughters. She lived in Bornholm, Denmark in 1860 and Åker, Åkirkeby, Bornholm, Denmark in 1880.

Photos and Memories (0)

Photos and Memories

Do you know Karen Kjersten? Do you have a story about her that you would like to share? Sign In or Create a FREE Account

Family Time Line

Anders Andersen
Karen Kjersten Hansdatter
Marriage: 2 February 1827
Hansine Margrethe Andersen
Morton Andersen
Catrine Julie Andersdatter
Edvard Andersen

Sources (15)

  • Karen Kirstine Hansd in household of Anders Andersen, "Denmark Census, 1845"
  • Karen Kjerstine Hansdr, "Denmark, Marriages, 1635-1916"
  • Karen Kirstine in entry for Catrine Julie Andersdatter Andersen, "Denmark Church Records, 1484-1941"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    2 February 1827Åker, Åkirkeby, Bornholm, Denmark
  • Children (4)

    World Events (6)


    Age 5

    Denmark cedes Norway to Sweden.

    1818 · Danmarks Nationalbank

    Age 9

    Danmarks Nationalbank is the central bank of the Kingdom of Denmark and serves as an independent and credible institution that issues the krone, the Danish currency. The bank undertakes all functions related to the management of the Danish central-government debt.

    1847 · Casino Theatre (Copenhagen)

    Age 38

    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.

    Name Meaning

    equivalent of Katherine . It was first introduced to the English-speaking world by Scandinavian settlers in America; it has been used in Britain only since the 1940s, but had become very popular by the 1960s.

    Dictionary of First Names © Patrick Hanks and Flavia Hodges 1990, 2003, 2006.

    Discover Even More

    As a nonprofit, we offer free help to those looking to learn the details of their family story.

    Create a free account to view more about your family.
    Create a FREE Account
    Search for Another Deceased Ancestor
    Share this with your family and friends.