1774–1 February 1831 (Age 57)
Hjerting, Ribe, Denmark
When Mads Christensen was born in 1774, in Hjerting, Ribe, Denmark, his father, Christen Madsen, was 33 and his mother, Anne Nielsdatter, was 26. He married Maren Madsdatter on 12 February 1808, in Guldager, Riberhus, Denmark. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 6 daughters. He died on 1 February 1831, in Tobøl, Hjerting, Ribe, Denmark, at the age of 57, and was buried in Guldager, Riberhus, Denmark.
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