Barbara Christensen

27 May 1927–March 2010 (Age 82)
Michigan, United States

The Life of Barbara

When Barbara Christensen was born on 27 May 1927, in Michigan, United States, her father, La Roy Inglestree Christensen, was 38 and her mother, Jenny Mae Houseman, was 32. She married Budd Sowers. She lived in Meridian, Ingham, Michigan, United States in 1940. She died in March 2010, in Michigan, United States, at the age of 82.

Photos & Memories (0)

Photos & Memories

Do you know this person? Do you have a story about her you would like to share? Sign in or Create a FREE Account

Family Time Line

Budd Sowers
1926–1988
Barbara Christensen
1927–2010
Marriage:

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(6)

+1 More Child

World Events (8)

1929

Age 2

13 million people become unemployed after the Wall Street stock market crash of 1929 triggers what becomes known as the Great Depression. President Herbert Hoover rejects direct federal relief.
1931

Age 4

The Star-Spangled Banner is adopted as the national anthem.
1949 · NATO is Established

Age 22

The North Atlantic Treaty Organization is an alliance between 29 North American and European countries. The agreement of the alliance is to help defend each other if attacked by an external country. The last country to enter was Montenegro in 2017.

Name Meaning

Danish, Norwegian, and North German: patronymic from the personal name Christen .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Barbara Christianson in household of Leroy Christianson, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Barbara Christianson in household of Roy Christianson, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Find A Grave Index, Barbara M. Sowers

Find more of your family story

As a non-profit, we offer free help to anyone looking to learn the details of their family story.

Create a free account to view more about your family.
Create a free account
Share this with your family and friends.