Lorenzo Christensen

30 June 1877–22 October 1946 (Age 69)
Moroni, Sanpete, Utah, United States

The Life Summary of Lorenzo

When Lorenzo Christensen was born on 30 June 1877, in Moroni, Sanpete, Utah, United States, his father, Jens Møller Christensen, was 31 and his mother, Ane Kirstine Frederiksen, was 35. He married Hilma Sofia Carlson about 1896, in Norrköping, Östergötland, Sweden. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 2 daughters. He lived in Salt Lake City Ward 1, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States in 1910 and Box Elder, Utah, United States in 1920. He died on 22 October 1946, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States, at the age of 69, and was buried in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Lorenzo Christensen
Hilma Sofia Carlson
Marriage: about 1896
Irna L Christensen
Helen Christensen
Lorenzo Francis Christensen
Douglas Alfred Christensen
James Ross Christensen

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    about 1896Norrköping, Östergötland, Sweden
  • Children


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    World Events (8)

    1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield
    Age 4
    Garfield was shot twice by Charles J. Guitea at Railroad Station in Washington, D.C. on July 2, 1881. After eleven weeks of intensive and other care Garfield died in Elberon, New Jersey, the second of four presidents to be assassinated, following Abraham Lincoln.
    Age 13
    Young William (Wilhelm) II dismisses Bismarck.
    1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson
    Age 19
    A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.

    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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    Sources (39)

    • Lorenzo Christenson in entry for Christenson, "Utah, Salt Lake County Birth Records, 1890-1915"
    • Lorenzo Christensen, "United States Census, 1930"
    • Lorenzo in entry for Douglas Alfred Christensen and Hannah Irene Snowling, "Utah, County Marriages, 1887-1940"

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