Karen Marie Christensdatter

28 July 1800–12 October 1839 (Age 39)
Løgsted, Slet, Ålborg, Denmark

The Life Summary of Karen Marie

When Karen Marie Christensdatter was born on 28 July 1800, in Løgsted, Slet, Ålborg, Denmark, her father, Christen Erichsen, was 61 and her mother, Kiersten Pedersdatter, was 40. She married Jens Larsen on 11 September 1829, in Løgsted, Slet, Ålborg, Denmark. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 3 daughters. She lived in Aggersborg, Øster Han, Hjørring, Denmark for about 10 years. She died on 12 October 1839, in Løgsted, Slet, Ålborg, Denmark, at the age of 39, and was buried in Løgsted, Slet, Ålborg, Denmark.

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Family Time Line

Jens Larsen
Karen Marie Christensdatter
Marriage: 11 September 1829
Larsine Jensdatter
Christine Jensdatter
Marie Jensdatter
Lars Christian Jensen

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    11 September 1829Løgsted, Slet, Ålborg, Denmark
  • Children


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    World Events (5)

    1805 · Christianso Lighthouse
    Age 5
    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 8
    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.
    Age 14
    Denmark cedes Norway to Sweden.

    Name Meaning

    equivalent of Katherine . It was first introduced to the English-speaking world by Scandinavian settlers in America; it has been used in Britain only since the 1940s, but had become very popular by the 1960s.

    Dictionary of First Names © Patrick Hanks and Flavia Hodges 1990, 2003, 2006.

    Sources (15)

    • Karen Marie Christensd in household of Jens Larsen, "Denmark Census, 1834"
    • Karen Marie Christensdatter in entry for Larsine Jensdatter, "Denmark Church Records, 1484-1941"
    • Karen Marie Christensdatter in entry for Larsine Jensdatter, "Denmark Church Records, 1484-1941"

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