Karen Breinholt

5 July 1843–12 December 1903 (Age 60)
Lemvig, Ringkøbing, Denmark

The Life of Karen

When Karen Breinholt was born on 5 July 1843, in Lemvig, Ringkøbing, Denmark, her father, Niels Munk Jensen Breinholt, was 42 and her mother, Ingeborg Breinholt Buch, was 35. She married Mads Agger on 27 October 1871, in Heldum, Ringkøbing, Denmark. They were the parents of at least 9 sons and 1 daughter. She lived in Heldum, Skodborg, Ringkøbing, Denmark for about 15 years and Tørring, Skodborg, Ringkøbing, Denmark for about 21 years. She died on 12 December 1903, in Copenhagen, Copenhagen, Denmark, at the age of 60, and was buried in Lemvig, Ringkøbing, Denmark.

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Family Time Line

Mads Agger
1838–1918
Karen Breinholt
1843–1903
Marriage: 27 October 1871
Christian Agger
1871–
Christian Agger
1873–1873
Jens Christian Agger
1874–
Niels Breinholt Agger
1875–
Niels Laürits Agger
1877–
Ceciliane Johanna Agger
1878–1966
Peder Vinkel Agger
1879–
Invar Brienholt Agger
1880–1980
Niels Laurtiz Agger
1882–1882
Knud Laurits Agger
1884–

Spouse and Children

    Mads Agger

    Male1838–1918Male

    Female1843–1903Female

MARRIAGE
27 October 1871
Heldum, Ringkøbing, Denmark
children

(10)

    Christian Agger

    Male1871–Male

    Christian Agger

    Male1873–1873Male

    Jens Christian Agger

    Male1874–Male

    Niels Breinholt Agger

    Male1875–Male

    Niels Laürits Agger

    Male1877–Male

+5 More Children

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(7)

+2 More Children

World Events (4)

1847 · Casino Theatre (Copenhagen)

Age 4

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.
1849

Age 6

Denmark becomes a constitutional monarchy. A two-chamber parliament is established.
1859 · Copenhagen Waterworks

Age 16

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

German: from a rare Germanic personal name Brin(no), probably composed of element related to Middle High German brünne ‘armor’ + walt ‘rule’.

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

Sources (3)

  • Karen Breinholt in household of Niels Munk Breinholt, "Denmark Census, 1845"
  • Karen Breenholt in household of Niels Munk Breenholt, "Denmark Census, 1860"
  • Karen Breinholt in household of Niels Bunk Breinholt, "Denmark Census, 1850"

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