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.
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 .