Christine Maria Hedvig Bruun

Female3 February 1825–27 January 1910

Brief Life History of Christine Maria Hedvig

When Christine Maria Hedvig Bruun was born on 3 February 1825, in Brøns, Brøns, Riberhus, Denmark, her father, Willads Pedersen Brüün, was 27 and her mother, Anna Knudsdatter Terp, was 27. She married Christen Christiansen on 15 October 1850, in Copenhagen, København, Denmark. They were the parents of at least 6 sons and 3 daughters. She lived in Levan, Juab, Utah, United States for about 10 years and Manti, Sanpete, Utah, United States in 1900. She died on 27 January 1910, in Price, Carbon, Utah, United States, at the age of 84, and was buried in Manti Cemetery, Manti, Sanpete, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Christen Christiansen
Christine Maria Hedvig Bruun
Marriage: 15 October 1850
Johan Erik Christiansen
Isaak Christiansen
Christine Marie Christiansen
Niels Christiansen
Anthony M Christiansen Dalby
Christian Willard Christiansen
Matt Warner

Sources (29)

  • Christian Christianson in household of Mary A L Christianson, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Hidava Christena Caibomsel, "Utah Death Certificates, 1904-1964"
  • Hedevig Christiansen, "United States Census, 1880"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    15 October 1850Copenhagen, København, Denmark
  • Children (9)

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    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings (8)

    +3 More Children

    World Events (8)


    Age 4

    Historical Boundaries: 1829: Unorganized Federal Territory, United States 1834: Michigan Territory, United States 1834: Des Moines, Michigan Territory, United States 1836: Des Moines, Wisconsin Territory, United States 1836: Lee, Wisconsin Territory, United States 1838: Lee, Iowa Territory, United States 1846: Lee, Iowa, United States


    Age 5

    Eclectic Period (Art and Antiques).

    1852 · The Book of Mormon Published in German

    Age 27

    On May 25, 1852, the Book of Mormon is published in German.

    Name Meaning

    Some characteristic forenames: Scandinavian Erik, Anders, Helmer, Klas, Nels, Per.

    Scandinavian (mainly Danish): variant of Brun 1.

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

    Possible Related Names

    Story Highlight

    1853: John E. Forsgren Company. Christian Christiansen, wife Christine and son Johan Erik in this company

    Transcript Transcript for "Christian Nielsen letter to Carl Nielsen, 27 April 1856.": Here was a very large camp of English, Welsh. Americans and Danes etc. and here were also many hundreds of wagons …

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