Ole Christian Nielsen

1824–1910 (Age 85)

The Life of Ole Christian

When Ole Christian Nielsen was born on 30 October 1824, in Denmark, his father, Niels Nielsen Skreder, was 43 and his mother, Ane Sophie Andersdatter, was 39. He married Ane Marie Pedersen on 30 October 1857, in Helligånds, Copenhagen, Denmark. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 2 daughters. He immigrated to Utah, United States in 1863 and lived in Manti, Sanpete, Utah Territory, United States for about 10 years and Manti Utah Temple, Manti, Sanpete, Utah, United States in 1900. He died on 6 October 1910, in Manti, Sanpete, Utah, United States, at the age of 85, and was buried in Manti, Sanpete, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Ole Christian Nielsen
Ane Marie Pedersen
Marriage: 30 October 1857
Anna Sophie Frederikke Nielsen
Sophie Christine "Thea" Nielsen
Carl Christian Nielsen

Spouse & Children

30 October 1857
Helligånds, Copenhagen, Denmark


Parents & Siblings



  • Jens Nielsen


  • Lars Nielsen


  • Peder Nielsen


  • Male1815–1894Male

  • Niels Nielsen


+6 More Children

World Events (8)

1825 · The Crimes Act

Age 1

The Crimes Act was made to provide a clearer punishment of certain crimes against the United States. Part of it includes: Changing the maximum sentence of imprisonment to be increased from seven to ten years and changing the maximum fine from $5,000 to $10,000.
1829 · Oldest Leather Goods in Denmark

Age 5

Kuffert Sorensen was established in 1829 by Carl Peter Sorensen as a leather goods company. Today the business has five locations and each are run by a member of the Sorensen family.
1847 · Casino Theatre (Copenhagen)

Age 23

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

Danish, Norwegian, and North German (especially Schleswig-Holstein): patronymic from the personal name Niels, a reduced form of Nikolaus ( see Nicholas ) or Cornelius .

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • Ole Nielson, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Ole Nelson, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Ole Neilsen, "United States Census, 1880"

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