Chresten Madsen

1838–1916 (Age 78)
Haldum, Århus, Denmark

The Life of Chresten

When Chresten Madsen was born on 9 September 1838, in Haldum, Århus, Denmark, his father, Mads Christensen, was 41 and his mother, Mette Marie Christophersen, was 28. He had at least 5 sons and 6 daughters with Nielsine Sørensen. He lived in Haldum, Sabro, Århus, Denmark for about 15 years and Aidt, Houlbjerg, Viborg, Denmark in 1911. He died on 17 September 1916, in Aidt, Viborg, Denmark, at the age of 78.

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Family Time Line

Chresten Madsen
1838–1916
Nielsine Sørensen
1844–
Mette Marie Madsen
1868–1880
Soren Martin Madsen
1870–
Karen Marie Madsen
1872–
Petra Mathilde Madsen
1873–
Mads Peter Kristian Madsen
1875–
Erik Carl Marius Madsen
1875–1899
Valdemar Madsen
1879–1880
Valdemar Theodor Madsen
1881–
Mette Marie Madsen
1884–1884
Mette Marie Madsen
1886–1886
Emilie Pouline Marie Madsen
1887–1968

Spouse & Children

  • Male1838–1916Male

  • Nielsine Sørensen

    Female1844–Female

children

(11)

  • Mette Marie Madsen

    Female1868–1880Female

  • Soren Martin Madsen

    Male1870–Male

  • Karen Marie Madsen

    Female1872–Female

  • Petra Mathilde Madsen

    Female1873–Female

  • Mads Peter Kristian Madsen

    Male1875–Male

+6 More Children

Parents & Siblings

siblings

(7)

+2 More Children

World Events (5)

1847 · Casino Theatre (Copenhagen)

Age 9

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.
1849

Age 11

Denmark becomes a constitutional monarchy. A two-chamber parliament is established.
1859 · Copenhagen Waterworks

Age 21

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.

Name Meaning

Danish and Norwegian: patronymic from a pet form of Mathias ( see Matthew ).

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • Kristin Madsen, "Denmark Census, 1911"
  • Christen Madsen in household of Mads Christensen, "Denmark Census, 1850"
  • Christian Madsen in household of Mads Christensen, "Denmark Census, 1845"

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