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Christian Marinus Sorensen
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Birth: May 19, 1882, Denmark
Death: 1937
Chicago
Cook County
Illinois, USA

Christian was a wonderful tailor by trade from Denmark. He came to United States in 1903 with his sweetheart, Anna Jakobsen. They married and settled in Iowa and had six children. They later moved to Minnesota and had one more child. Christian could not hold onto a job because of alcohol. He left his young family in Minnesota in 1921. He died on a park bench in Chicago and was buried in Potter's Field Cemetery. His son, James, was the only child who continued to call him 'father'. 
 
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 Spouse:
  Anna Christence Jakobsen Bennett (1882 - 1950)*
 
 Children:
  Eleanor Marie Sorenson Schneider (1904 - 2005)*
  James Wissing Sorenson (1910 - 1989)*
  Harold Vincent Sorenson Bennett (1912 - 2000)*
  Dorothy Louise Sorenson Maeser (1916 - 1994)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Read Dunning Memorial Park
Dunning
Cook County
Illinois, USA
 
Created by: Christine Braithwaite
Record added: Sep 04, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 41543798
Christian Marinus Sorensen
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Christian Marinus Sorensen
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