Biografi for: Johan Christensen

Bror til min hustrus oldemor, Kristine Johanne Christensen.

Hjørring, Øster Han, Tranum, Tranum Klit, Et huus, 13, FT-1870, D6126
Christen Jensen 42 Gift Huusfader Jordbruger Broust
Ane Catrine Mikkelsen 41 Gift Huusmoder Tranum
Marie Christensen 13 Ugift Datter Tranum
Kjerstine Johanne Christensen 11 Ugift Datter Tranum
Mikaiel Christensen 10 Ugift Søn Tranum
Johan Christensen 8 Ugift Søn Tranum
Søren Christian Christensen 6 Ugift Søn Tranum
Kjerstine Margrethe Marie Christensen 3 Ugift Datter Tranum
Jensine Christensen Under 1 Ugift Datter Tranum

Kirkebog Brovst sogn. Kopulerede. (Kort C 91 B-4, 8/8)
Ungkarl Johan Kristensen, Arbejdsmand i Fredensdal, født i Tranum Klit 3 August 1861, Døbt i Tranum Kirke 25. s.M., kopsat 1869, konfirmeret i samme Kirke 1ste Søndag efter Paaske 1876. 22 Aar. Pige Kirstine Nielsen, hos Faderen, Husmand og Gartner Niels Madsen i Brovst, født den 27 Febr. 1863 og blev døbt i kirken den 2den April 1863, kopsat 1863, konfirmeret i Brovst Kirke ved Paaske 1877. 20½ Aar. Forlovere: Husmændene Niels Madsen og Jens Nielsen, Begge af Brovst. Viet 7. Decbr. 1883 i Brovst kirke.

Lægdsrulle
Tilgangsrulle 1879, lægd 536 Tranum
Mødt ved 30 Batt 1/11 84 [NB! skulle være mødt den 1/11 84]
Udvandret til Amerika 12/84 B/785

Johan udvandrede allerede i marts 1884 til USA, formentlig inden hans første barn bliver født den 12. marts 1884. I september 1884 efterfølges han af sin hustru og deres nyfødte barn. De boede i Cherry Grove, Warren, Pensylvania, hvor de havde en farm. 8 børn

Udtræk fra DDD Udvandrerdatabasen:
Navn: Christensen, Johan. Stilling: Tyende (m/k land)
Alder: 22. Bestemmelsessted: Newyork
Kontrakt nr.: 21900. Forevisningsdato: 01/03/1884
Sidste oph.sogn: Brovst. Sidste oph. amt: Hjørring
Sidste oph.sted: Fredensdal, Hjørring. Bestemmelses land: USA
Bestemmelses by: New York City. Bestemmelses stat: New York State
Skibsnavn: Thingvalla
Bemærkninger: ANM: Thingvalla. IDkode: D8385C0708

1900 United States Federal Census
NameJohn Christenson. Age38.Birth Date Aug 1861. Birthplace Denmark. Home in 1900 Cherry Grove, Warren, Pennsylvania. Number of Dwelling in Order of Visitation 53. Family Number 53. Immigration Year 1884. Relation to Head of House Head. Marital Status Married. Spouse's Name Christine Christenson. Marriage Year 1884.Father's Birthplace Denmark. Mother's Birthplace. Denmark. Years in US 16. Naturalization Na. Occupation. Farmer. Months Not Employed 0. Can Read Yes. Can Write Yes. Can Speak English Yes. House Owned or Rented O. Home Free or Mortgaged M. Farm or House H. Household.
Household Members. John Christenson, Christine Christenson, Andrew Christenson, Katie Christenson, Jennie Christenson, Martin Christenson, Minie Christenson, Howard Christenson, Baby Christenson.

1910 United States Federal Census
NameJohn Christenson. Age in 1910 48. Birth Year abt 1862. Birthplace Denmark. Home in 1910 Cherry Grove, Warren, Pennsylvania Street Sheffield Road. Immigration Year 1884. Relation to Head of House Head. Marital Status Married. Spouse's Name Christina Christenson. Father's Birthplace Denmark. Mother's Birthplace Denmark. Native Tongue English. Occupation Farmer. Industry Gen Farm. Employer Employee or Other Own Account. Home Owned or Rented Own. Home Free or Mortgaged Free. Farm or House Farm. Naturalization Status Naturalized. Able to read Yes. Able to Write Yes. Years Married 26.
Household Members. John Christenson 48, Christina Christenson 47, Minnie Christenson 15, Howard Christenson 12, Earl Christenson 10, Marjory Christenson 7,

1920 United States Federal Census
NameJohn Christenson. Age 58. Birth Year abt 1862. Birthplace Denmark. Home in 1920 Cherry Grove, Warren, Pennsylvania. House Number Farm. Residence Date 1920. Immigration Year 1885. Relation to Head of House HeadMarital Status Married. Spouse's Name Kirstine Christenson. Father's Birthplace Denmark. Mother's Birthplace Denmark. Native Tongue Danish. Able to Speak English Yes. Occupation Farmer. Industry General Farm. Employment Field Employer.Home Owned or Rented Owned. Home Free or Mortgaged Free. Naturalization Status Naturalized. Able to read Yes. Able to Write Yes
Household Members: John Christenson, Kirstine Christenson, Minnie Christenson, Howard Christenson, Earle Christenson, Marjorie Christenson.

1930 United States Federal Census
Name John Christensen. Birth Year abt 1862. Age in 1930 68. Birthplace Denmark. Marital Status Married. Relation to Head of House Head. Home in 1930 Cherry Grove, Warren, Pennsylvania, Street Address Cherry Grove Road. Home Owned or Rented Owned. Radio Set Yes. Lives on Farm Yes. Age at First Marriage 22. Attended School No. Able to Read and Write Yes. Father's Birthplace Denmark. Mother's Birthplace Denmark. Language Spoken Danish. Immigration Year 1884. Naturalization Naturalized. Able to Speak English Yes. Occupation Farmer Industry Gen. Farm. Class of Worker Working on own account. Employment Yes. Household Members: John Christensen, Christina Christensen, Howard W Christensen.

Newspapers.com Obituary Index, 1800s-current
Name: John Christensen. Death Age: 73. Birth Date: 3 Aug 1861. Birth Place: Kllton, Denmark J. Residence Place: Sheffield. Death Date: Abt 1934. Death Place: Cherry Grove. Obituary Date: 29 May 1934. Obituary Place: Warren, Pennsylvania, United States of America.
Child: H. C. Johnson, Howard Christensen, Jennie MacDonald, Earl Christensen, Martin Christensen
Cherry Grove Township er et township i Warren County, Pennsylvania, USA.

1934 JOHN CHRISTENSEN
John Christensen passed away at his home in Cherry Grove on May 28, 1934, at eleven p.m. after an extended illness. He was born in Kilton??, Denmark on August 3, 1861 and came to Sheffield in March 1884 and has been a resident of Cherry Grove township for the past forty-one years. He was possessed of a happy disposition and his many acts of kindness and Christian character will be missed in his home and community.
Besides his wife, he leaves the following children: Mrs. H. C. Johnson and Howard Christensen, of Cherry Grove; Mrs. Jennie MacDonald, Mrs. Warren Schuler, Mrs. Leonard Nicholson and Earl Christensen of Warren; and Martin Christensen of North Warren. One son preceded him in death on July 2, 1899. He is also survived by eleven grand children; and several brothers and sisters in Denmark.
Funeral services in his memory will be held from the home of Martin Christensen, 30 N. State street, North Warren, on Thursday afternoon at two o'clock. Interment will be made in Oakland cemetery, Warren, PA.

JOHN CHRISTENSEN
Funeral services in memory of John Christensen of Cherry Grove were held at the home of Martin Christensen, North Warren, Thursday afternoon at two o'clock, with
the Rev. H. A. McCurdy officiating. He was assisted by Ralph Richardson, Sunday school missionary in the county. Many floral tributes bespoke the sympathy of his friends and relatives. Interment was made in Oakland cemetery, with Norman Johnson, Neil MacDonald, Kenneth Christensen, Warren Schuler, Leonard Nicholson and Andrew Christensen as bearers.

1934 Find a grave. Oakland Cemetery, Warren, Warren County, Pennsylvania, USA
https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/88401133/john-christensen