Kjerstene Caroline Christensen

14 February 1856–2 May 1928 (Age 72)
Sorring, Dallerup, Skanderborg, Denmark

The Life Summary of Kjerstene Caroline

When Kjerstene Caroline Christensen was born on 14 February 1856, in Sorring, Dallerup, Skanderborg, Denmark, her father, Rasmus Peter Christensen, was 34 and her mother, Marie Svendsen, was 31. She married Andrew Loth Jensen on 19 May 1873, in Manti, Sanpete, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 5 daughters. She lived in Moroni Election Precinct, Sanpete, Utah, United States in 1900 and Hansonville Township, Lincoln, Minnesota, United States in 1910. She died on 2 May 1928, in Moroni, Sanpete, Utah, United States, at the age of 72, and was buried in Moroni City Cemetery, Moroni, Sanpete, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Andrew Loth Jensen
1848–1901
Kjerstene Caroline Christensen
1856–1928
Marriage: 19 May 1873
Mary Rozilia Jensen
1875–1956
Maria Sophronia Jensen
1878–1961
Hettie Rozine Jensen
1880–1901
Andrew Freemont Jensen
1883–1921
Lulu Pearl Jensen
1886–1887
James Vernile Jensen
1888–1968
John Erastus Jensen
1890–1970
Franklin Peter Jensen
1892–1978
Delena Christina Jensen
1895–1992
Delmar Weibye Jensen
1898–1989

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    19 May 1873Manti, Sanpete, Utah, United States
  • Children

    (10)

    +5 More Children

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings

    (8)

    +3 More Children

    World Events (8)

    1859 · Copenhagen Waterworks
    Age 3
    The Copenhagen Waterworks was the first waterworks in Denmark and served the community until 1951. It was one of the first buildings to be built outside Copenhagen's old city walls.
    1863
    Age 7
    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
    1875 · A Treaty with Hawaii
    Age 19
    In the Mid 1870s, The United States sought out the Kingdom of Hawaii to make a free trade agreement. The Treaty gave the Hawaiians access to the United States agricultural markets and it gave the United States a part of land which later became Pearl Harbor.

    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.

    Possible Related Names

    Christen
    Christesen

    Story Highlight

    Christina C Christensen

    Christina C. Christensen Jensen was born at Byerup, Mose, Aarhurs, Denmark, February 14, 1856. She was a daughter of Maria Swensen and R. P. Christensen. Their doors in Denmark were always opened to …

    Sources (31)

    • Christina Christianson in household of R P Christianson, "United States Census, 1870"
    • Christena Christensen in entry for Delmar Jensen and Sadonia Clement, "Utah, County Marriages, 1871-1941"
    • Christene Carolina Aagard, "Utah Death Certificates, 1904-1964"

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