Ane Sophie Christiansen

22 August 1833–3 October 1876 (Age 43)
Vejle, Vejle, Denmark

The Life Summary of Ane Sophie

When Ane Sophie Christiansen was born on 22 August 1833, in Vejle, Vejle, Denmark, her father, Christian Nielsen, was 29 and her mother, Anne Magrethe Madsdatter, was 30. She married Jørgen Knudsen on 13 January 1855, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 8 daughters. She lived in Moroni, Sanpete, Utah, United States in 1860 and Washington, Washington, Utah, United States in 1870. She died on 3 October 1876, in St. George, Washington, Utah, United States, at the age of 43, and was buried in Washington, Washington, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Jørgen Knudsen
Ane Sophie Christiansen
Marriage: 13 January 1855
Jørgen Lamoni Knudsen
Christian Moroni Knudsen
Anna Sophia Knudsen
Joseph Enos Knudsen
Mariana Knudsen
Anna Margaret Knudsen
Caroline Knudsen
Anna Margarete Knudsen
Melinda Jørgena Knudsen
Frids A Knudsen
Sarah Artemesia Knudsen
Mabel Matilda Knudsen

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    13 January 1855Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States
  • Children


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    World Events (7)

    1836 · Remember the Alamo
    Age 3
    Being a monumental event in the Texas Revolution, The Battle of the Alamo was a thirteen-day battle at the Alamo Mission near San Antonio. In the early morning of the final battle, the Mexican Army advanced on the Alamo. Quickly being overrun, the Texian Soldiers quickly withdrew inside the building. The battle has often been overshadowed by events from the Mexican–American War, But the Alamo gradually became known as a national battle site and later named an official Texas State Shrine.
    Age 13
    U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.
    1847 · Casino Theatre (Copenhagen)
    Age 14
    The Casino Theatre was built as an entertainment center by Georg Carstensen but was converted into a theatre in 1848. After many years of never gaining popularity, it was closed in 1937 and demolished in 1960.

    Name Meaning

    Some characteristic forenames: Scandinavian Erik, Niels, Nels, Holger, Bent, Carsten, Lars, Per, Sven, Ejner, Johan, Jorgen.Danish, Norwegian, and North German: patronymic from the personal name Christian . In North America, this surname is also an altered form of the Norwegian and Danish variant Kristiansen .Americanized form of Danish, Norwegian, or North German patronymic Christensen , a cognate of 1 above. Compare Christianson .

    Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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    Story Highlight

    A Letter from Christian Nielsen to his brother Carl Nielsen

    A Letter from Christian Nielsen to his brother Carl Nielsen Manti City, Sanpete Valley, Utah Territory, April 27, 1856 To fishermen Carl Nielsen: Dear brother-in-law, brothers and sisters, b …

    Sources (13)

    • Anna S Knutson in household of Yorgan Knutson, "United States Census, 1860"
    • Anna Sophia Nielsen in entry for Christian Maroni Knudsen and Martha A Casteel, "California, County Marriages, 1850-1952"
    • Annie Knudsen in household of Jorgen Knudsen, "United States Census, 1870"

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