Anders Christensen

1803–
Ejby, København, Denmark

The Life of Anders

When Anders Christensen was born on 7 November 1803, in Ejby, København, Denmark, his father, Christen Pedersen, was 35 and his mother, Giertrud Andersdatter, was 40. He had at least 5 sons and 5 daughters with Johanne Marie Nielsdr. He lived in Rødovre, Sokkelund, Copenhagen, Denmark for about 26 years.

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Family Time Line

Anders Christensen
1803–
Johanne Marie Nielsdr
1814–
Christen Andersen Christensen
1842–
Niels Andersen Christensen
1844–1844
Ane Marie Christensen
1845–
Christensen
1847–1847
Christensen
1848–1848
Christensen
1849–1849
Niels Andersen Christensen
1851–
Christensen
1852–1852
Christensen
1854–1854
Hanne Gertine Christensen
1855–

Spouse & Children

children

(10)

  • Christen Andersen Christensen

    Male1842–Male

  • Niels Andersen Christensen

    Male1844–1844Male

  • Ane Marie Christensen

    Female1845–Female

  • Christensen

    Female1847–1847Female

  • Christensen

    Male1848–1848Male

+5 More Children

Parents & Siblings

siblings

(6)

+1 More Child

World Events (7)

1805 · Christianso Lighthouse

Age 2

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.
1808 · Dannebrogordenens Haederstegn

Age 5

Dannebrogordenens Haederstegn, The Cross of Honour of the Order of the Dannebrog, is an award connected to the Danish Order of the Dannebrog. The cross was instituted by King Frederick VI of Denmark and Norway on June 28, 1808 and was named Dannebrogsmendenes Haederstegn until 1952. The award is given to any Dane who has provided a service to Denmark through a noble deed. The cross is considered an additional recognition if awarded to someone who is already a holder of the Order.
1847 · Casino Theatre (Copenhagen)

Age 44

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.

Name Meaning

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

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • Anders Christensen, "Denmark Census, 1845"
  • Anders Christensen, "Denmark Census, 1860"
  • Anders Christensen, "Denmark Census, 1850"

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