Christine Nielsen

7 June 1878–
Tise, Hjørring, Denmark

The Life of Christine

When Christine Nielsen was born on 7 June 1878, in Tise, Hjørring, Denmark, her father, Lars Nielsen, was 24 and her mother, Mette Marie Kristensen, was 22. She married Frants Christian Povlsen on 29 November 1903. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 1 daughter. She lived in Vrå, Børglum, Hjørring, Denmark for about 5 years and Tårs, Børglum, Hjørring, Denmark in 1921.

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Family Time Line

Frants Christian Povlsen
1882–
Christine Nielsen
1878–
Marriage: 29 November 1903
Anna Marie Poulsen
1904–
Emanuel Nielsen
1906–
Lars Aage Marinus Poulsen
1907–

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
29 November 1903
Tise, Hjørring, Denmark
children

(3)

    Anna Marie Poulsen

    Female1904–Female

    Emanuel Nielsen

    Male1906–Male

    Lars Aage Marinus Poulsen

    Male1907–Male

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(12)

+7 More Children

World Events (6)

1914

Age 36

World War I. Denmark remains neutral throughout the war.
1917

Age 39

The United States take possession of the Virgin Islands. The islands are purchased from Denmark for $25 million the year before.
1939

Age 61

Denmark signs 10-year non-aggression pact with Nazi Germany.

Name Meaning

Danish, Norwegian, and North German (especially Schleswig-Holstein): patronymic from the personal name Niels, a reduced form of Nikolaus ( see Nicholas ) or Cornelius .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Kristine Nielsen, "Denmark Census, 1901"
  • Kristine Poulsen in household of Frants Poulsen, "Denmark Census, 1921"
  • Krestine Pouelsen in household of Frants Pouelsen, "Denmark Census, 1911"

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