Maren Kirstine Nielsen

Hune, Hjørring, Denmark

The Life of Maren Kirstine

When Maren Kirstine Nielsen was christened on 19 February 1792, in Hune, Hjørring, Denmark, her father, Niels Christensen, was 51 and her mother, Gjertrud Andersen, was 33. She married Christen Laursen in November 1819, in Hune, Hvetbo, Hjørring, Denmark. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 3 daughters. She died on 14 February 1834, in Tranum, Hjørring, Denmark, at the age of 41.

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Maren Kirstine Nielsen
Christen Laursen
Marriage: November 1819
Anders Chrestian Christensen
Mette Marie Christensdatter
Gjertrud Christensdatter
Niels Christensen
Jens Christensen
Lars Christian Christensen
Niels Christian Christensen
Mette Cathrine Christensdatter

Spouse & Children

November 1819
Hune, Hvetbo, Hjørring, Denmark


  • Anders Chrestian Christensen


  • Mette Marie Christensdatter


  • Gjertrud Christensdatter


  • Niels Christensen


  • Jens Christensen


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+6 More Children

World Events (6)

1794 · Stibo

The Stibo Group was founded in 1794 by Niels Lund as a printing company. Today, The Stibo Group provides information management and print technology software for business operations.
1796 · Odense Teater

Odense Teater is Denmark's second oldest theater and one of the country's three main theaters. It is where Hans Christian Andersen started as a writer and is where The Pillars of Society was first performed.
1805 · Christianso Lighthouse

The Christianso Lighthouse is one of Denmark's oldest lighthouses and the first to have a flashing light. It was built on the island of Christianso in the northern Baltic Sea.

Name Meaning

Danish, Norwegian, and North German (especially Schleswig-Holstein): patronymic from the personal name Niels, a reduced form of Nikolaus ( see Nicholas ) or Cornelius .

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • Kjerstine Nielsdatter in entry for Mette Catrine Christensdatt, "Denmark Church Records, 1484-1941"
  • Maren Kjersten Niels Datter, "Denmark Church Records, 1484-1941"
  • Maren Kirsten Nielsdatter in entry for Jens Christensen, "Denmark Church Records, 1484-1941"

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