Niels Christensen (1816 - 1881)

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Place of Burial: Hyrum, Cache, Utah, USA
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Birthplace: Randers, Arhus, Denmark
Death: Died in Hyrum, Cache, Utah, USA
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About Niels Christensen

Pioneer Information

BIRTH DATE 4 Dec. 1816 DEATH DATE 30 July 1881 GENDER Male AGE 43

He came with his four children, Niels Christian, Christen, Ane Marie, and Niels.

Sources: * "Pioneer Overland Travel"

  • European Mission, [Emigration records, Scandinavian Mission] 1852-1920

Source Location Family History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah

  • Journal History, Supp. after 31 Dec. 1860, p. 56
  • Perpetual Emigrating Fund, General Files (except for 1847-49 which are in Camp of Israel schedules and reports, 1845-1849).

Source Location Church Archives, Salt Lake City, Utah

History

CHRISTENSEN, NIELS (son of Christen Nielsen and Anne Marie Johansen of Stabrand, Randers amt, Denmark). Born Dec. 11, 1816, Stabrand, Denmark. Came to Utah 1860 Married Christine . Their children: Christian b. 1843, m. Karen ; Christen b. 1845, m. Mina Petersen; Anna Marie b. 1847; Niels b. 1849, m. Anna Petersen. Family home Stabrand, Denmark.

Married Christine Johansen, who was born in Denmark. Their children; Joseph; Sophia b. Dec. 17, 1862, m. Lars Sorensen; Dorthe Christiane b. Aug. 8, 1864, m. Joseph Barstow; Samuel b. 1866; John b. 1868.

Married Christene Andersen Nov. 7, 1863, Salt Lake City (daughter of Anders Larsen and Kristen Petersen), who was born Oct. 28, 1843, in Denmark. Their children: Andrew b. May 23, 1865, m. Aldine C. Wilson 1889; Mary Anne Christene b. Sept. 2, 1867, m. Joseph J. Jensen 1889; Ezra b. July 18, 1869, m. May Killian 1900; Heber b. Aug. 25, 1871, m. Emma Nielson 1897; Joseph b. March 19, 1873; Hyrum b. Dec. 25, 1875, m. Lucy C. Wilson 1899; Nephi Levi b. Nov. 21, 1877; Wilford M. b. Oct. 24, 1879, m. Harriet Birdie Bates Oct. 11, 1904; Orsen b. May 14, 1891. Family resided Hyrum, Utah. High priest.

Source: PIONEERS AND PROMINENT MEN OF UTAH, page 805

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Niels Christensen's Timeline

1044
December 19, 1044
Utah, USA
1816
December 4, 1816
Randers, Arhus, Denmark
1842
May 19, 1842
Age 25
Tim, Ringkobing, Denmark
1843
October 10, 1843
Age 26
Randers, Arhus, Denmark
1844
July 11, 1844
Age 27
1846
April 17, 1846
Age 29
Randers, Arhus, Denmark
1848
June 17, 1848
Age 31
Randers, Arhus, Denmark
1850
June 8, 1850
Age 33
Randers, Arhus, Denmark
1852
August 5, 1852
Age 35
1860
June 19, 1860
Age 43
Utah, USA