Kirsten Christensdatter

25 January 1800–9 May 1862 (Age 62)
Vokslev, Hornum, Ålborg, Denmark

The Life of Kirsten

When Kirsten Christensdatter was born on 25 January 1800, in Vokslev, Hornum, Ålborg, Denmark, her father, Christen Pedersen Færch, was 30 and her mother, Kirsten Sørensdatter Thorup, was 32. She married Jens Olesen on 7 November 1824, in Vokslev, Ålborg, Denmark. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 2 daughters. She died on 9 May 1862, in Vokslev, Ålborg, Denmark, at the age of 62, and was buried in Vokslev, Ålborg, Denmark.

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Family Time Line

Jens Olesen
Kirsten Christensdatter
Marriage: 7 November 1824
Mette Johanne Jensdatter
Ole Peter Jensen
Niels Christian Jensen

Spouse and Children

7 November 1824
Vokslev, Ålborg, Denmark


    Mette Johanne Jensdatter




    Ole Peter Jensen


    Niels Christian Jensen


Parents and Siblings



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World Events (7)

1805 · Christianso Lighthouse

Age 5

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.
1808 · Dannebrogordenens Haederstegn

Age 8

Dannebrogordenens Haederstegn, The Cross of Honour of the Order of the Dannebrog, is an award connected to the Danish Order of the Dannebrog. The cross was instituted by King Frederick VI of Denmark and Norway on June 28, 1808 and was named Dannebrogsmendenes Haederstegn until 1952. The award is given to any Dane who has provided a service to Denmark through a noble deed. The cross is considered an additional recognition if awarded to someone who is already a holder of the Order.
1818 · Danmarks Nationalbank

Age 18

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.

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Sources (3)

  • Kirstine Christensen in household of Jens Olesen, "Denmark Census, 1845"
  • Kristen Christensdatter in entry for Niels Christian Jensen, "Denmark Church Records, 1484-1941"
  • Kristen Christensdatter in entry for Ole Peter Jensen, "Denmark Church Records, 1484-1941"

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