Biografi for: Karl Christensen

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Hjørring, Øster Han, Tranum, Jarnsted, Et hus, 30, FT-1890, D6127
Jens Peter Christensen 36 Gift Huusfader Huusmand Her i Sognet
Kirsten Eskesen 33 Gift Huusmoder Lerup Sogn
Eskild Christensen 13 Ugift Deres børn Lerup Sogn
Christen Christensen 9 Ugift Deres børn Her i Sognet
Karl Christensen 4 Ugift Deres børn Her i Sognet
Ane Kathrine Christensen 2 Ugift Deres børn Her i Sognet

1907
Karl Christensen in the Denmark, Church Records, 1812-1918
Karl Christensen. Marriage Age: 21. Event Type: ægteskab (Marriage). Birth Date: 20 okt 1885 (20 Oct 1885). Birth Place as It Appears: Tranum Sogn. Marriage Date: 18 okt 1907 (18 Oct 1907). Marriage Place: Brovst, Hjørring, Danmark (Denmark). Father: Jens Peter Christensen. Mother: Kirstine Eskildsen. Spouse: Karen Østergaard Larsen.

Udvandrede i 1909 med sin hustru og deres første barn til Brady Island, Nebraska i USA. Karl omkom ved en bilulykke i september 1941. Deres efterslægt opregnes i 1988 til at omfatte 4 børn, 10 børnebørn, 25 oldebørn og 14 olebørnsbørn, så familien er vidt udbredt.

Passenger List, Ellis Island:
Name: Christensen, Carl. Ethnicity: Danish, Scand. Place of Residence: Brovst, Denmark. Date of Arrival: March 24, 1909. Age on Arrival: 22y. Gender: M. Marital Status: M. Ship of Travel: Hellig Olav. Port of Departure: Copenhagen City, Copenhagen, Denmark.
Envidere viser pasagerlisten at Karl rejser sammen med sin kone Karen, 24 år, og sønnen Jens, 1 år. Rejsens mål er Brady Island, Nebraska, hvor de skal mødes med svoger Lars Chr. Larsen.

1920 Carl Christensen in the 1920 United States Federal Census
Name: Carl Christensen. Age: 34. Birth Year: abt 1886. Birthplace: Denmark. Home in 1920: Gaslin, Lincoln, Nebraska. Residence Date: 1920. Immigration Year: 1909
Relation to Head of House: Head. Marital status: Married. Spouse's name: Carrie Christensen. Father's Birthplace: Denmark. Mother's Birthplace: Denmark. Native Tongue: Danish. Able to Speak English: Yes. Occupation: Laborer. Industry: General Farm. Employment Field: Wage or Salary. Home Owned or Rented: Rented. Naturalization Status: Naturalized. Able to Read: Yes. Able to Write: Yes.
Household Members:
Carl Christensen 34, Carrie Christensen 36, Jen C Christensen 12, Rosa C Christensen 9, Earl Christensen 8, Sigrelev Larsen 28, ?Ton Sorsen 25.

1930 Carl Christensen in the 1930 United States Federal Census
Name: Carl Christensen. Birth Year: abt 1886. Birthplace: Denmark. Marital status: Married. Relation to Head of House: Head. Home in 1930: Gothenburg, Dawson, Nebraska, USA. Street address: Avenue A. House Number: 1320. Home Owned or Rented: Rented. Radio Set: No. Lives on Farm: No. Age at first Marriage: 21. Attended School: No. Able to Read and Write: Yes. Father's Birthplace: Denmark. Mother's Birthplace: Denmark. Language Spoken: Danish. Immigration Year: 1909. Naturalization: Naturalized. Able to Speak English: Yes. Occupation: Salesman. Industry: confectionery. Class of Worker: Wage or salary worker. Employment: Yes.
Household Members:
Carl Christensen 44, Carry Christensen 46, Jens O Christensen 21, Rosie Christensen 19, Earl Christensen 18, Mary J Christensen 6, Magnus Rassmusen 36.

1940 United States Federal Census
Name Carl Christinsen. Responden tYes. Age 55. Estimated Birth Year abt 1885. Birthplace Denmark. Marital Status Married. Relation to Head of House Head. Home in 1940 Gothenburg, Dawson, Nebraska. Map of Home in 1940 Gothenburg, Dawson, Nebraska. Inferred Residence in 1935 Gothenburg, Dawson, Nebraska. Residence in 1935 Same Place. Resident on farm in 1935 No. Citizenship Naturalized. Occupation. Proprictor. Attended School or College No. Highest Grade Completed Elementary school, 2nd grade. Hours Worked Week Prior to Census 99. Class of Worker Wage or salary worker in private work. Weeks Worked in 1939 52. Income 0. Income Other Sources Yes. Usual Occupation Proprictor. Usual Class of Worker Wage or salary worker in private work.
Household Members
Carl Christinsen, Carrie Christinsen, Mary Jane Christinsen.

1941 Find a grave. Gothenburg Cemetery, Gothenburg, Dawson County, Nebraska, USA.
https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/30274342

1947
Sønnerne Jens og Earl omkommer ved et flystyrt.