Cecilie Steenberg

23 November 1842–
Sindal, Hjørring, Denmark

The Life of Cecilie

When Cecilie Steenberg was born on 23 November 1842, in Sindal, Hjørring, Denmark, her father, Anders Thomsen, was 35 and her mother, Mariane Andersdatter, was 26. She married Jørgen Jensen on 1 October 1875, in Understed, Hjørring, Denmark. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 3 daughters. She lived in Hellum, Dronninglund, Hjørring, Denmark for about 10 years and Sæby, Hjørring, Denmark in 1890.

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Family Time Line

Jørgen Jensen
Cecilie Steenberg
Marriage: 1 October 1875
Adolf Marius Jensen
Mathilde Mariane Jensen
Henriette Cecilie Marie Jensen
Henriette Cecilie Marie Jensen

Spouse and Children

1 October 1875
Understed, Hjørring, Denmark


    Adolf Marius Jensen


    Mathilde Mariane Jensen


    Henriette Cecilie Marie Jensen


    Henriette Cecilie Marie Jensen


Parents and Siblings



+3 More Children

World Events (6)

1847 · Casino Theatre (Copenhagen)

Age 5

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.

Age 7

Denmark becomes a constitutional monarchy. A two-chamber parliament is established.

Age 72

World War I. Denmark remains neutral throughout the war.

Name Meaning

1 Dutch and North German: habitational name from any of several places so called, named with Middle Low German stēn ‘stone’ + berc ‘mountain’, ‘hill’.2 Scandinavian: variant of Stenberg .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Cecilie Jensen F Chenberg in household of Jørgen Jensen, "Denmark Census, 1880"
  • Cecilie Jensen in household of Jorgen Jensen, "Denmark Census, 1890"
  • Cicilie Andersdatt in household of Anders Thomsen, "Denmark Census, 1845"

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