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Enevold Christensen

Male 1838 - 1924  (85 years)


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  • Name Enevold Christensen 
    Born 8 Oct 1838  Visby, Hassing, Thisted, Denmark Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Christened 8 Oct 1838  Visby, Hassing, Thisted, Denmark Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 10 Apr 1924  Visby, Hassing, Thisted, Denmark Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried Visby, Hassing, Thisted, Denmark Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I1984  Petersen-de Lanskoy
    Last Modified 12 Jan 2015 

    Father Christen Enevoldsen,   c. 18 Oct 1808, Bedsted, Hassing, Thisted, Denmark Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Dec 1867, Gettrup, Refs, Thisted, Denmark Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 59 years) 
    Mother Ane Kjerstine Jensdatter,   b. 3 Feb 1812, Kjaestrup, Heltborg, Refs, Thisted, Denmark Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Jul 1883, Harrisville, Weber, Utah, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 71 years) 
    Married 16 Apr 1837  Visby, Hassing, Thisted, Denmark Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F895  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Maren Catherine Mickelsen,   b. 23 Jan 1845, Helligsø, Refs, Thisted, Denmark Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Feb 1896, Tåbel, Vestervig, Refs, Thisted, Denmark Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 51 years) 
    Married 21 Oct 1869  Helligsø, Refs, Thisted, Denmark Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Mikkel Kristian Kristensen,   b. 14 Mar 1872, Vester Ulsted Farm, Vestervig, Refs, Thisted, Denmark Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Jan 1959, Krik, Vestervig, Refs, Thisted, Denmark Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 86 years)
    Last Modified 22 Oct 2015 
    Family ID F633  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Marie Kirstine Andersen,   b. 11 Oct 1858, Bedsted, Hassing, Thisted, Denmark Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married 15 Oct 1901  Vestervig, Refs, Thisted, Denmark Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Last Modified 22 Oct 2015 
    Family ID F1075  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • RESEARCH_NOTES:
      1. All brothers and sisters of Enevold born in Visby. Father's family moved from Visby on 31 Mar 1852 (Visby parish record, book 3, p 184) to Gettrup on 2 Apr 1852 (Gettrup parish record, book 9, p 20). Enevold moved from Gettrup on 11 Mar 1868 (Gettrup Parish Record, book 9, p 83) to Vestervig on 12 Mar 1868 (Vestervig Parish Record, book 11, p. 50). He was a farmer at Ulsted near Vestervig.

      2. Census for 1880 for Ulsted, Vestervig Parish notes: a house; Enevold Christensen, man, 41 years old, Luth., born in Visby parish, housefather and worker; Maren Kathrine, 35 years old, Lutheran, born in Helligsø, his wife; Mikkel Kristian Kristensen, 7 years old, born in Vestervig parish, his son.

      3. Census for 1890 for Taabel, Vestervig parish, notes: A house; Enevold Christensen, man, 48 years old, Luth., born in Gettrup, carrier, haulage contractor; Maren Kathrine Mikkelsen, woman, 46 years old, Luth., born in Helligsø, his wife; Mikkel Christian Christensen, son, 18 years old, Luth., born in Vestervig parish.

      BIRTH:
      1. FHL film # 053243; Visby Parish Record, 1814 - 1872, book 3, p. 23.

      2. Viborg, Denmark Regional Archives; Visby parish records; microfiche C118.3 plate 1 page 23.

      CHRISTENING:
      1. FHL film # 053243; Visby Parish Record, 1814 - 1872, book 3, p 23. Also at Viborg Regional Archives of Denmark; microfiche C118.3 plate 1, p.23. Sponsor: the stepchild of the copyholder Svend Vestergaard (Svend Jensen Kjaer): Maren Enevoldsen (his aunt)from Bedsted; Maid Bodil Christendatter of Kjestrup; Smallholder Johannes Jensen (his uncle)of Visby; Smith Jens Jensen (his uncle)of Heltborg; Smallholder Christen Jensen Moller (husband to Ane Catrine Enevoldsdatter-his aunt)of Grurup.

      MARRIAGE:
      1. Helligsø Parish Records; Notes Poul Pedersen as one of the witnesses.

      2. Second marriage per 11 Aug 2003 email from Fred Westergard : "I have recently been examining our ancestors on the Danish Demographic Database. I found that Enevold Christensen Westergard's first wife, Maren Catherine Mikkelsen, died on 21 Feb 1896 in Tabel (there are two dots over the a), Revs, Thisted, Denmark. She was buried at the Vestervig church on 1 Mar 1896. Enevold Christensen Westergard married Marie Kirstine Andersen, a divorcee, on 15 Oct 1901 in the Vestervig church. Marie Kirstine Andersen had previously been married to shoemaker, Martinus Olsen. She had the divorce cleared from 5 Feb 1901 through 12 Sep 1901 in order to marry Enevold Christensen Westergard. She was 20 years his junior almost to the day!"

      SOURCES_MISC:
      1. Archive Record Family Group Sheet submitted by Fermen J. Westergard, 2059 Van Buren Ave., Ogden Utah 84403. He references: "Film 9025 9024 Census paper 1840, 1845, 1850, 1855, and Fam. Rec." 2. Per gedcom dated 6 Jan 1999 of Wayne Westergard, 785 W 1300 South, Woods Cross, Utah 84087, phone 801-295-2906.