Dorthe Marie Christensen Nielsen

11 September 1835–10 November 1912 (Age 77)
Tårnborg, Slagelse, Sorø, Denmark

The Life Summary of Dorthe Marie

When Dorthe Marie Christensen Nielsen was born on 11 September 1835, in Tårnborg, Slagelse, Sorø, Denmark, her father, Christen Nielsen, was 37 and her mother, Ane Andersen, was 36. She married Peter Mogensen on 8 January 1854, in Tårnborg, Korsør, Denmark. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 4 daughters. She lived in Mount Pleasant, Sanpete, Utah, United States for about 30 years. She died on 10 November 1912, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States, at the age of 77, and was buried in Mount Pleasant, Sanpete, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Peter Mogensen
Dorthe Marie Christensen Nielsen
Marriage: 8 January 1854
Christen Nielsen Mogensen
Anna Christine Monsen
Peter Louis Monsen
Sina Molinde Morgenson
Joseph Moroni Monsen
Dorthea Marie Mogensen
James Monsen
Caroline Johanna Mogensen or Monsen

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    8 January 1854Tårnborg, Korsør, Denmark
  • Children


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    World Events (8)

    1836 · Remember the Alamo
    Age 1
    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 12
    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 24
    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, Nels, Niels, Lars, Bent, Anders, Thor, Jorgen, Nils, Einer, Viggo, Folmer.Danish, Norwegian, and North German: patronymic from the personal name Christen . In North America, this surname is also an altered form of the especially Danish and Norwegian variant Kristensen . Compare Christenson and Christianson .

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

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    Peter Monsen

    Peter Monsen Written by Fern McIntosh Jacobs Copied by Karen Jacobs Shelley Hacking Peter Monsen was born 8 April 1830, in Svendstrup, Langeland, Denmark. It was a little village about two m …

    Sources (35)

    • Dorthe Marie Christensdatter in household of Christen Nielsen, "Denmark Census, 1850"
    • Dorthea Mcmogensen, "Utah Death Certificates, 1904-1964"
    • Dorthe Marie Kristensen in household of Kristen Nielsen, "Denmark Census, 1840"

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