Christian Christofersen's Family



Christian Christofersen 11 MAR 1851 - 1901

Christian was born on 11 MAR 1851 in Norway and died on 1901 in Chicago, IL .

Christian was married to Josephine Helene Maria Larsen (Christofersen) .

Josephine was born on 14 JAN 1858 in Norway and died on SEP 1940 in Naperville, Il .
She was the daughter of Hans Larsen (B: 1832) and Anne Kristine Hansen (Larsen) (B: 1841).
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- Christian Christofersen

Wife - Josephine Helene Maria Larsen -
taken in 1876
- Josephine was born on 14 JAN 1858 in Norway and died on SEP 1940 in Naperville, Il

Wife - Josephine Helene Maria Larsen

Daughter - Julia Christofersen -
July 1915
- Julia was born on 8 AUG 1877 and died on 1922

Son - Carl Christofersen - Carl was born on 28 SEP 1878 and died on 25 FEB 1884 (age: 5)

- Harriett was born on 28 APR 1880 and died on 31 AUG 1881 (age: 1)

Daughter - Valdine Christofersen -
July 1915
- Valdine was born on 27 SEP 1881 and died on 11 DEC 1966 (age: 85) in Chicago, Ill

- Solva was born on 19 JUN 1883 and died on 19 JUN 1883 (age: 0)

Son - Arthur Fridjtof Christofersen - Arthur was born on 1 JUN 1886 and died on 30 OCT 1964 (age: 78)

Daughter - May Valborg Christofersen -
July 5, 1915 at wedding of Arthur Christofersen and Julia Rau
- May was born on 16 MAY 1888 in Chicago, Ill. and died on 17 OCT 1933 (age: 45) in Elgin, Illinois

Daughter - Ruth Christofersen -
July 1915
- Ruth was born on 24 AUG 1896 in Cook County, Ill and died on 1958

- Rose was born on 31 MAR 1885 and died on 31 MAR 1885 (age: 0)

- twin was born on 14 FEB 1902 and died on 14 FEB 1902 (age: 0)



Notes for Christian Christofersen
came with Josephine from Norway shortly after they were married.
Made Custom boots and shoes.




Josephine: Census: 1910 Chicago, Cook Co., Ill 1432 N. Artesian Ave

name relation age mar status born in father born mother born Occ.
Josephine Christofersen : head 53 wd Norwegian Norwegian Norwegian immigrated in 1892
Julia V. Christofersen : daughter 32 S Illinois Norwegian Norwegian Bookkeeper - real estate
Arthur F. Christofersen : son 23 S Illinois Norwegian Norwegian
May V. Christoferen : daughter 21 S Illinois Norwegian Norwegian Bookkeeper - electric company
Ruth E. Christofersen : daughter 13 S Illinois Norwegian Norwegian


Christian: Census: 1880 Chicago, Cook Co., Illinois - page 93B

Name Relation Marital Status Gender Race Age Birthplace Occupation Father's Birthplace Mother's Birthplace
Christian CHRISTOF : Self M Male W 29 NOR Shoe Maker NOR NOR
Josephine CHRISTOF : Wife M Female W 23 NOR Keeping House NOR NOR
Jolia CHRISTOF : Dau S Female W 3 IL NOR NOR
Carl CHRISTOF : Son S Male W 2 IL NOR NOR
Warrett CHRISTOF : Dau S Female W 2M IL NOR NOR


Notes for Josephine Helene Maria Larsen (Christofersen)




Christian: Ancestry as reported by Arthur W. Christofersen in 2002
10 Christian Christofersen -Born 11 Mar 1851 in Norway. Died 1901 in Chicago, IL. Occupation Shoemaker. Education ?. Religion Baptist. He married Josephine Helene Larsen.
11 Josephine Helene Larsen -Born 14 Jan 1858 in Norway. Died Sep 1940 in Naperville, IL. Occupation Homemaker. Education ?. Religion Baptist.Fifth Generation 22 ? Larsen - Born in Norway. He married ? Gjerrud. 23 ? Gjerrud - Born in Norway.
Sixth Generation 46 John Gjerrud - Born in Norway. Occupation Tailor. He married Marthe Marie Olsen. 47 Marthe Marie Olsen - Born in Norway. Seventh Generation 94 Franz Hanvik - Born in Norway. He married Charlotte Marie Block. 95 Charlotte Marie Block - Daughter of his majesty's master of the hounds, Kopenhagen. She was well educated, capable in needlework, painting, and marksmanship


Josephine: Census: 1940 Chicago

Name : Josephine Larsen
Age : 85
Estimated birth year : abt 1855
Gender : Female
Race : White
Birthplace : Norway
Marital status : Widowed
Home in 1940 : 1413 N Argyle, Wheaton, Illinois
Residence in 1935 : Wheaton, Illinois
Household Members :
Name : Age
Ruth Slenker : 42
Josephine Larsen : 85


- June was born on 14 JUN 1916

- Beatrice was born on 16 APR 1918

- Mabel was born on 18 NOV 1921

- Howard was born on 9 AUG 1923 in Chicago, IL

- Arthur was born on 6 MAY 1925

Grandson - Paul Earle Kimball
1916-1989 - Paul was born on 19 NOV 1916 in Cornell, Ill. and died on 22 JUL 1989 (age: 72) in Indianapolis, Ind

Granddaughter - Alice Josephine Kimball (Spooner)
1922-2008 - Alice was born on 19 JUN 1922 in Lincoln, Ill. and died on 18 MAR 2008 (age: 85) in Tempe, AZ





Last change (on this page): 15 OCT 2018