Lars Christensen

Male1795–8 August 1856

Brief Life History of Lars

When Lars Christensen was born in 1795, his father, Christen Jensen Kamp, was 60 and his mother, Ellen Hemmingsdatter, was 31. He married Anne Madsdatter on 22 November 1820, in Fanefjord, Møn, Denmark. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 1 daughter. He lived in Fanefjord, Mønbo, Præstø, Denmark for about 6 years. He died on 8 August 1856, in Fanefjord, Møn, Denmark, at the age of 61, and was buried in Fanefjord, Møn, Denmark.

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Lars Christensen
Anne Madsdatter
Marriage: 22 November 1820
Ellen Larsen
Hans Larsen

Sources (24)

  • Lars Christensen, "Denmark Census, 1840"
  • Lars Christensen, "Denmark Marriages, 1635-1916"
  • death Lars Christensen

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    22 November 1820Fanefjord, Møn, Denmark
  • Children (3)

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings (4)

    World Events (7)

    1796 · Odense Teater

    Age 1

    Odense Teater is Denmark's second oldest theater and one of the country's three main theaters. It is where Hans Christian Andersen started as a writer and is where The Pillars of Society was first performed.

    1805 · Christianso Lighthouse

    Age 10

    The Christianso Lighthouse is one of Denmark's oldest lighthouses and the first to have a flashing light. It was built on the island of Christianso in the northern Baltic Sea.


    Age 19

    Denmark cedes Norway to Sweden.

    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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