Christine Larsen

16 October 1850–April 1873 (Age 22)
Branderslev, Lollands Nørre, Maribo, Denmark

The Life Summary 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, Ellen Kirstine Nielsen, 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 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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Family Time Line

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

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    7 March 1870Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States
  • Children


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    World Events (6)

    1859 · Copenhagen Waterworks
    Age 9
    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
    Age 9
    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).
    Age 13
    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.

    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 …

    Sources (12)

    • Christina Larsen in household of Christian Larsen, "United States Census, 1870"
    • Christena Larsen in entry for Hulda S. Brienholt Nielson, "Utah Death Certificates, 1904-1964"
    • Kirstine Pedersen, "Denmark Church Records, 1484-1941"

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