Carl Kielgaard Hansen

15 September 1833–26 March 1920 (Age 86)
Frederikshavn, Frederikshavn, Nordjylland, Denmark

The Life Summary of Carl Kielgaard

When Carl Kielgaard Hansen was born on 15 September 1833, in Frederikshavn, Frederikshavn, Nordjylland, Denmark, his father, Peter Hansen, was 26 and his mother, Christiane Christensdatter Lønstrup, was 23. He married Caroline Martine Andersen on 5 October 1860, in Sæby, Hjørring, Denmark. He immigrated to United States in 1867 and lived in Sæby, Hjørring, Denmark in 1850. He died on 26 March 1920, in Fairview, Sanpete, Utah, United States, at the age of 86, and was buried in Fairview, Sanpete, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Carl Kielgaard Hansen
Karen Rasmussen
Marriage: 7 April 1867
Charles Hansen
Joseph Hansen
Hyrum Hansen
Anna Caroline Hansen
Oscar Keilgaard Hansen
Herbert Erastus Hansen
Orson Peter Hansen
Lewis William Hansen
Hannah Christiana Hansen
George Angus Hansen

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    7 April 1867Århus, Århus, Denmark
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    World Events (8)

    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.
    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.
    1859 · Copenhagen Waterworks
    Age 26
    The Copenhagen Waterworks was the first waterworks in Denmark and served the community until 1951. It was one of the first buildings to be built outside Copenhagen's old city walls.

    Name Meaning

    Some characteristic forenames: Scandinavian Erik, Lars, Nels, Niels, Thor, Jorgen, Knud, Holger, Morten, Nils, Einer, Johan.Danish, Norwegian, Dutch, Flemish, and North German: patronymic from the personal name Hans . This is the most common surname in Norway. Compare Hanson 4 and also 2 below.Americanized form of Norwegian, North German, Dutch, Flemish, and Danish Hanssen , a variant of 1 above. Compare Hansson 2.

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

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    Charles K. Hansen Trail Excerpt

    Peter C. Johanssen [Peder Christian Johansen] whom my wife and I was assist on the journey, had a little girl very, sick here, my wife was attending her; an[d] shortly before we reached Omaha she bre …

    Sources (47)

    • Charles R. Stevens, "United States Census, 1900"
    • Chas K Hansen in entry for George A Hansen and Emma Harris Jay, "Utah, County Marriages, 1887-1937"
    • Charles K. Hansen in entry for Oscar Keilgaard Hansen, "Utah Death Certificates, 1904-1956"

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