Biografi for: Kristen Hansen Nielsen

"Old Chris"

Ringkøbing, Ulfborg, Staby, , Frøsang, Matr. No. 58, 5, FT-1906, S0175
Maren Nielsen 65 25-7-1840 1840 Enke Husmoder Gaardejerske
Niels Knudsen 24 6-2-1881 1881 Ugift Søn
Mikkel Christian Knudsen 20 5-3-1885 1885 Ugift Søn
Kirstine Graversen 37 27-6-1868 1868 Enke Datter
Marie Christine Knudsen 18 4-5-1887 1887 Ugift Datter
Karen Graversen 7 19-3-1898 1898 Ugift Datter Datter
Christen Hansen Nielsen 13 29-10-1892 1892 Ugift Tjenestedreng

1921. Danish Emigration Protocol
Name: Borbjerg, Kristen, Landarb. Fødested og sidsteopholdssted: Staby, Ølgod, 28 År, Bestemmelsessted: N. Y., Kontrakt 2007 forevist 30/3. "Fred. VIII"

1927. Danish Emigration Protocol
Borbjerg, Chr. Hansen, Hr., Fødested og sidste opholdssted: Ringkøbing, USA, 33 år, Bestemmelsessted: New York, Kontrakt 760 forevist 11/3. "United States"

One of 4 brothers of Niels Christian Nielsen. These 4 were living in the USA, in Chicago, Illinois on our 1930 US census. They were living together at one address as roomers & working as icemen. Kristen Hansen age 38, George William age 37, Jens Christian age 30 & Karl Vigo age 29. I've given their ages as they gave them on this 1930 census. They all used the surname, Borberg.
Kilde: Mail med billede fra Jan Cozad #156.

Kristen Hansen blev som den eneste af disse 4 brødre gift og flyttede.

Chris Borberg in the 1940 Census
Age 46, born abt 1894, Birthplace Denmark, Gender Male
Home in 1940, 5653 Mav Street Chicago, Cook, Illinois
Household Members, Head Chris Borberg 46, Wife Ellen Borberg 36, Daughter Mary Borberg 7, Daughter Catherine Borberg 6