24 April 1857–18 August 1940 (Age 83)
Rørvig, Ods, Holbæk, Denmark
Charles Nicolae Lauritzen was born on 24 April 1857, in Rørvig, Ods, Holbæk, Denmark as the son of Soren Jepsen Lauritzen and Hansigne Moholine. He married Mary Gibson BATHGATE on 19 February 1886, in Maclean, New South Wales, Australia. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 3 daughters. He died on 18 August 1940, in Coffs Harbour, New South Wales, Australia, at the age of 83, and was buried in New South Wales, Australia.