Christiane Thompson

17 January 1853–3 April 1935 (Age 82)
Åsted, Sejlstrup, Denmark

The Life Summary of Christiane

When Christiane Thompson was born on 17 January 1853, in Åsted, Sejlstrup, Denmark, her father, Søren Christian Thomsen, was 36 and her mother, Mette Marie Christensdatter, was 41. She married Niels Christian Christensen on 8 August 1870, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 4 daughters. She lived in Levan, Juab, Utah, United States in 1920 and Lehi, Utah, Utah, United States in 1930. She died on 3 April 1935, in Idaho Falls, Bonneville, Idaho, United States, at the age of 82, and was buried in Idaho Falls, Bonneville, Idaho, United States.

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Family Time Line

Niels Christian Christensen
Christiane Thompson
Marriage: 8 August 1870
Lettie Annie Maria Christensen
Ellen Marie Christensen
Søren Christian Christensen
Minnie Christensen
Emma Christensen

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    8 August 1870Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States
  • Children


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    World Events (8)

    Age 10
    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
    Age 12
    Historical Boundaries 1865: Called Taylor's Crossing, Oneida, Idaho Territory, United States 1866: Named changed to Eagle Rock, Oneida, Idaho Territory, United States 1885: Still Eagle Rock, Bingham, Idaho Territory, United States 1891: Renamed Idaho Falls, Bingham, Idaho, United States 1911: Idaho Falls, Bonneville, Idaho, United States
    1875 · A Treaty with Hawaii
    Age 22
    In the Mid 1870s, The United States sought out the Kingdom of Hawaii to make a free trade agreement. The Treaty gave the Hawaiians access to the United States agricultural markets and it gave the United States a part of land which later became Pearl Harbor.

    Name Meaning

    English: patronymic from the Middle English personal name T(h)om(me) (see Thom ) + -son ‘son of Tom’. Thomson is usually the Scottish form, that with the intrusive -p- being English. Both forms are common in Ireland. The surname Thompson is also very common among African Americans.Americanized form of Danish, Norwegian, and North German Thomsen and of its Swedish cognate Thomsson. Compare Thomson .

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

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    Christiane Thomsen (Thompson)

    Christiane Thomsen (Thompson) was the fifth child of Soren Christian and Mette Marie Christensen Thomsen. She was born 17 Jan 1853 in Vester Niestrup, Hjorring, Denmark. When she was eight years old …

    Sources (34)

    • Christiane Sørensdatter in household of Søren Christian Thomsen, "Denmark Census, 1855"
    • Christiana Thompson in entry for Lettie Christensen Jensen, "Utah Death Certificates, 1904-1964"
    • Christine Sorensen in household of Soren Christian Thomsen, "Denmark Census, 1860"

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