Christen NIELSEN

Christen NIELSEN

Male 1848 - 1937  (88 years)

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  • Name Christen NIELSEN 
    Born 12 Nov 1848  Aarslev, Sønderhald, Randers, Denmark Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    • Christen Nielsen
      born 12 November 1848 in Aarslev, Sønderhald, Randers
      baptised 26 December 1848 in Aarslev church
      Parents: mother - unmarried Kirstine Christoffersdatter in Aarslev
      Alleged father bachelor Niels Christensen from Paderup
      Witnesses:
      Tstep. Maren Christoffersdatter of Randers
      Ane Marie Pedersdatter of Aarslev
      Huusm. Søren Christensen Rævsb. ibid.
      Inds. Mars Pedersen ibid.
      Ungkarl Jens Jensen ibid.
      [Tstep. = tjenestepige = servant girl, huusm. = husmand = smallholder,
      Rævsb. = rævsbjerg = fox hill, Inds. = indsidder = lodger, ungkarl = bachelor]
      Remarks:
      Moderen havde 10 Maaneder før Nedkomsten haft Tjeneste i Aarslev Sogn.
      = The mother, ten months before the delivery, had service in Aarslev Parish.
    Gender Male 
    Baptism 26 Dec 1848  Aarslev, Sønderhald, Randers, Denmark Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Census 1880  [2
    Denmark 

    • Randers, Sønderhald, Kristrup, Kristrup By og Sogn, , hus, 67 (3) F2, FT-1880

      Name: Age: Marital status: Occupation in household: Occupation: Birth place:
      Christen Nielsen, 31, Gift, muurer inderste, husfader, Aarslev Sogn Randers Amt
      Johanne Marie Gustavsen, 29, Gift, hans hustru, Sverige
      Kjerstine Nielsen, under 1 aar, Ugift, deres datter, Randers Randers Amt
    Immigration 11 Jan 1886  Brisbane, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    • Arrived in Brisbane 11 Jan 1886 on the Duke of Westminster which had sailed from London on 17 Nov 1885.
      Neilsen, Christen 36, Johanna 34, Kierstine 6, Nielsine 3, Marinus inf.
      They were from Denmark
      Free nominated passengers

      *Note - listed under surname Neilsen
    Occupation Bricklayer 

    • His work included building chimneys for sugar cane mills.
    Died 19 May 1937  Marian, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  [4, 5
    Cause: Bronchopneumonia 
    NIELSEN, Christen, death certificate
    NIELSEN, Christen, death certificate
    Buried 20 May 1937  Mackay, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  [5, 6
    • Surname: NEILSEN
      Given Name: CHRESTEN
      Date of Death:
      Date of Funeral: 20-May-1937
      Cemetery: Mackay City Cemetery - Old Section
      Section: Church of England Section 2
      Line: 16
      Plot Number: 42
      Burial Number: A2932
      Burial Sequence: 3
      Age: 88
    Person ID I8894  Colston & Wenck families in Australia
    Last Modified 19 Jan 2015 

    Father Niels CHRISTENSEN,   b. 28 Nov 1822, Aarslev, Sønderhald, Randers, Denmark Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Mother Kirstine CHRISTOPHERSDATTER,   b. 22 Aug 1824, Veggerby, Hornum, Aalborg, Denmark Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Married 08 Jul 1852  Randers Sankt Morten, Støvring, Randers, Denmark Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F5722  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Johanna Maria GUSTAFSON,   b. 06 Apr 1851, Röaby, Bräkne-Hoby, Blekinge, Sweden Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 06 Apr 1942, Mount Morgan, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 91 years) 
    Married 17 Nov 1878  Randers Sankt Morten, Støvring, Randers, Denmark Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    • Ungkarl [bachelor] Murer [bricklayer] Christen Nielsen, 30 years, Pigen [maiden] Johanne Marie Gustavsdatter, 27 years
      Sponsors: G Holk and N. C. Holk
      Married 17 Nov 1878 in the church [7]
    Children 
    +1. Kirstine "Chris" NIELSEN,   b. 31 Mar 1879, Randers Sankt Morten, Støvring, Randers, Denmark Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Jan 1939, Mackay, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 59 years)
    +2. Nielsine "Selina" NIELSEN,   b. 26 Jun 1882, Randers Sankt Morten, Støvring, Randers, Denmark Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Jul 1918, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 36 years)
    +3. Marinus Christian "Rhenus" NIELSEN,   b. 13 Oct 1884, Randers Sankt Morten, Støvring, Randers, Denmark Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 03 Nov 1966, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 82 years)
     4. Eleonora "Ellen" NIELSEN,   b. 26 Jan 1888, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 02 Jun 1971, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 83 years)
     5. Frederick Marcus NIELSEN,   b. 08 May 1891, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 31 May 1970, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 79 years)
    Photos
    Nielsen, Christen and Johanna Maria
    Nielsen, Christen and Johanna Maria
    Last Modified 19 Jan 2015 
    Family ID F5559  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 12 Nov 1848 - Aarslev, Sønderhald, Randers, Denmark Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBaptism - 26 Dec 1848 - Aarslev, Sønderhald, Randers, Denmark Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 17 Nov 1878 - Randers Sankt Morten, Støvring, Randers, Denmark Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsImmigration - 11 Jan 1886 - Brisbane, Queensland, Australia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - Cause: Bronchopneumonia - 19 May 1937 - Marian, Queensland, Australia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - 20 May 1937 - Mackay, Queensland, Australia Link to Google Earth
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    Pin Legend Address Cemetery Farm Town Parish City County/Shire State/Province Country Region Not Set

  • Photos
    Nielsen, Christen
    Nielsen, Christen

  • Sources 
    1. [S388] arkivalieronline.dk, Statens Arkiver, (www.arkivalieronline.dk), Kirkebøger Aarslev, Sønderhald, Randers 1833-1849, opslag 19, 1848 birth #7.

    2. [S617] Danish Census 1880 [database on-line], (http://www.ddd.dda.dk), Randers, Sønderhald, Kristrup, Kristrup By og Sogn, , hus, 67 (3) F2, FT-1880.

    3. [S423] QSA Assisted Immigration 1848-1912 index [database on-line], (http://www.archives.qld.gov.au), QSA Item ID18483, M/film 1 Z1962, Microfilm 2 M1701, M1702.

    4. [S2] Queensland: Registry of Births Deaths & Marriages, 1937/C1876.

    5. [S2] Queensland: Registry of Births Deaths & Marriages, Christen Nielsen death certificate 1937/1876.

    6. [S629] Mackay Regional Council cemetery burial records, (mackay.qld.gov.au), Mackay City Cemetery - Old Section; Church of England Section 2; Line: 16; Plot Number: 42  Nielsen-Zackeresen burial plot. Six burials.

    7. [S388] arkivalieronline.dk, Statens Arkiver, (www.arkivalieronline.dk), Kirkebøger Randers Sankt Morten, Støvring, Randers 1871-1891, opslag 26, 1879 marriage #79.