26 August 1843–12 May 1922 (Age 78)
Jerup, Elling, Åstrup, Denmark
When Peter Christensen was born on 26 August 1843, in Jerup, Elling, Åstrup, Denmark, his father, Christen Christensen, was 31 and his mother, Ane Cathrine Andersdatter, was 32. He married Mette Sophia Christensen in 1862, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 8 sons and 5 daughters. He lived in Judicial Township 4, Fresno, California, United States in 1910 and Judicial Township 8, Fresno, California, United States in 1920. In 1880, at the age of 37, his occupation is listed as farmer. He died on 12 May 1922, in Reedley, Fresno, California, United States, at the age of 78, and was buried in Fresno, Fresno, California, United States.
Parley P. Christensen was the fifth of thirteen children born to Peter and Sophia Christensen. Parley's father and mother came from Denmark and crossed the plains separately with ox teams, walking mo …
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