Christine Larsen

Brief Life History of Christine

When Christine Larsen was born on 16 October 1850, in Branderslev, Lollands Nørre, Maribo, Denmark, her father, Peder Larsen, was 42 and her mother, Kirstine Nielsdatter, was 41. She married Jens Christian Lauritsen Breinholt on 7 March 1870, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 daughters. She lived in Branderslev, Branderslev, Halsted Klosters, Denmark in 1855. She died in April 1873, in Ephraim, Sanpete, Utah, United States, at the age of 22, and was buried in Ephraim Pioneer Cemetery, Ephraim, Sanpete, Utah, United States.

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Jens Christian Lauritsen Breinholt
Christine Larsen
Marriage: 7 March 1870
Hulda Sardinia Breinholt
Johanne Sophia Breinholt

Sources (13)

  • Kirstine Pedersen in household of Peder Larsen, "Denmark Census, 1855"
  • Christina Breinholt, "Find A Grave Index"
  • Kirstine Pedersen, "Denmark Church Records, 1484-1941"

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Historical Boundaries: 1854: Sanpete, Utah Territory, United States 1896: Sanpete, Utah, United States

1859 · Copenhagen Waterworks

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.

1859 · Copenhagen Zoo

The Copenhagen Zoo was founded in 1859 and is one of the oldest zoos in Europe. It was founded by a ornithologist named Niels Kjaebolling and the first animals that were at the opening were eagles, chickens, ducks, owls, rabbits, a fox, a seal and a turtle. The oldest building still is in use as a stable for the yak exibit. It is open everyday from 9:00am to 8:00pm (20:00).

Name Meaning

Some characteristic forenames: Scandinavian Erik, Lars, Nels, Niels, Sven, Thor, Knud, Nils, Per, Jorgen, Alf, Bjorn.

Danish, Norwegian, and North German: patronymic from the personal name Lars, an equivalent of Lawrence . This is also an Americanized form of the cognate Larssen. Compare Larson 1, Larrison , and Lawson 2.

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

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Death of Christine

Family history has a written story that Christine was a second wife, and when her husband took a third wife she went to her sister in laws garden and drank Laudnum and soon died after. She was oppose …

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