Else Cathrine Christensdatter

1 November 1795–2 May 1813 (Age 17)
Skærum, Horns, Hjørring, Denmark

The Life of Else Cathrine

When Else Cathrine Christensdatter was born on 1 November 1795, in Skærum, Horns, Hjørring, Denmark, her father, Christen Christensen, was 30 and her mother, Else Margrethe Pedersdatter, was 23. She died on 2 May 1813, in her hometown, at the age of 17.

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Family Time Line

Christen Christensen
1765–1846
Else Margrethe Pedersdatter
1771–1832
Else Cathrine Christensdatter
1795–1813
Mariane Christensdatter
1797–1878
Johanne Christensdatter
1799–1881
Anna Christensdatter
1801–1845
Christen Christensen
1804–1868
Mourits Christensen
1806–
Jacobe Christensen
1808–1809
Thøger Christensen
1809–1809
Christian Christensen
1812–
Peder Christensen
1816–

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World Events (3)

1796 · Odense Teater

Age 1

Odense Teater is Denmark's second oldest theater and one of the country's three main theaters. It is where Hans Christian Andersen started as a writer and is where The Pillars of Society was first performed.
1805 · Christianso Lighthouse

Age 10

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 13

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.

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  • Else Cathrine Christensen, "Denmark, Baptisms, 1618-1923"
  • Legacy NFS Source: Else Cathrine Christensdatter - Published information: birth-name: Else Cathrine Christensdatter

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