Sidse Christensen

26 August 1736–
Ørslev, Holbæk, Denmark

The Life of Sidse

When Sidse Christensen was born on 26 August 1736, in Ørslev, Holbæk, Denmark, her father, Christen Ibsen, was 42 and her mother, Maren Olufsdatter, was 34. She married Olauf Knudsen on 21 October 1764.

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Olauf Knudsen
Sidse Christensen
1736–
Marriage: 21 October 1764

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
21 October 1764

Parents and Siblings

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World Events (8)

1737 · Meyercrones Stiftelse

Age 1

Meyercrones Stiftelse was founded by the widow of Henning de Meyercrone after he had served as Danish envoy in France. Christiane Meyercrone, Henning's widow, managed the property until her death in 1738. Her niece became the new manager of the foundation and arranged for its charter to be written in 1830. The original, small building was replaced by a larger building in 1933.
1742 · Royal Danish Academy of Sciences and Letters

Age 6

The Royal Danish Academy of Sciences and Letters is a non-governmental science Academy founded in 1742 for the purpose of advancements of science in Denmark.
1776 · Kongens Klub

Age 40

The club was founded in 1776 by former members of Drejer's Club. It was initially known as Fich's Club. The latter name was a reference to Gottlieb Schreck who had purchased the House in 1775. He had adapted the interior to be used by the club. The club initially had 25 members but in 1778 the number of members had grown to 80. On 16 November 1782, the club was granted permission to use the name Kongens Klub (Royal Club). The club soon became a meeting place for members of the higher middle class.

Name Meaning

Danish, Norwegian, and North German: patronymic from the personal name Christen .

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

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Sources (2)

  • Sidse Christensdr, "Denmark, Marriages, 1635-1916"
  • Sisse Christensen, "Denmark, Baptisms, 1618-1923"

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