Bodild Sørensdatter

28 October 1816–12 October 1888 (Age 71)
Boldrup, Stenild, Mariager Klosters, Denmark

The Life Summary of Bodild

When Bodild Sørensdatter was born on 28 October 1816, in Boldrup, Stenild, Mariager Klosters, Denmark, her father, Søren Mortensen, was 59 and her mother, Mette Nielsdatter, was 40. She married Christen Christensen on 27 May 1842, in Vognsild, Mariager Klosters, Denmark. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 2 daughters. She lived in Scipio, Millard, Utah, United States in 1870 and Oak Creek, Millard, Utah, United States in 1880. She died on 12 October 1888, in Oak City, Millard, Utah, United States, at the age of 71, and was buried in Oak City, Millard, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Christen Christensen
Bodild Sørensdatter
Marriage: 27 May 1842
Christen Christensen
Soren Christensen
Niels Christian Christensen
Anthon Christensen
Ane Cathrine Christensen
Mette Kirstine Christensen
Lauriz Christensen

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    27 May 1842Vognsild, Mariager Klosters, Denmark
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    World Events (8)

    1818 · Danmarks Nationalbank
    Age 2
    Danmarks Nationalbank is the central bank of the Kingdom of Denmark and serves as an independent and credible institution that issues the krone, the Danish currency. The bank undertakes all functions related to the management of the Danish central-government debt.
    1827 · Slavery Becomes Illegal in New York State
    Age 11
    During the years 1799 to 1827, New York went through a period of gradual emancipation. A Gradual Emancipation Law was passed in 1799 which freed slave children born after July 4, 1799. However, they were indentured until 25 years old for women and 28 years old for men. A law passed 1817 which freed slaves born before 1799, yet delayed their emancipation for ten years. All remaining slaves were freed in New York State on July 4, 1827.
    1836 · Remember the Alamo
    Age 20
    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.

    Name Meaning

    From an Old Norse personal name from bót ‘remedy, compensation’ + hildr ‘battle’.

    Dictionary of First Names © Patrick Hanks and Flavia Hodges 1990, 2003, 2006.

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    Story Highlight

    Anthony & Castina Christensen and Family - Information & Memories by LaDean Callister Keeler

    Anthony Christensen by LaDean C. Keeler Born...20 Feb. 1849Ostrup, Denmark..Aalborg County Son of Christian and Bodell (Boletta) Sorensen Christensen …

    Sources (36)

    • Beletta Christian in household of Christ Christian, "United States Census, 1870"
    • Katrine Sorenson in entry for Anthony Christensen, "Utah Death Certificates, 1904-1964"
    • Bodil Sørens Datter in household of Christen Christensen, "Denmark Census, 1850"

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