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Ida May Simonsen Christensen
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Birth: Mar. 24, 1863, Denmark
Death: Nov. 14, 1941
Douglas County
Nebraska, USA


Ida Mae Simmsen was born on March 24, 1863, in Greefor, Denmark. She died on November 14, 1941, in Omaha, Nebraska, at the age of 78.

In 1883 in Obslag 160, (1859-1887) she was a unmarried woman age 20, living with her father Christen Simonsen, in Skorping Station. The named father of her daughter Marie Kirstine Christine Christensen is bachelor Henrick Andreasen of Store Brondum. Her daughter was born 14 Nov 1883 ---Index p. 51-35 reported, according to regulation of 24 January 1844, sent to Gjerding-Blenstrup parish, and agreement for entry into Blenstrup church register received, dated 17 December 1883. Stilled yet a unmarried woman on 23 July 1885 the date of her son, Christian Martin Johan Christensen birth. Ida was age 22 and named for father of this child, Martin Johan Andersen of Stor-Arden. This record was entered into church registers of Fraeer Parish. Sometime later, after her second child was born, she met and married her husband Christian Nielsen Christiansen.

The union of Christian and Ida Mae Simmsen Christensen (Christiansen) was blessed with nine children; four sons and three daughters:

Matilda (Tillie) Christensen (1890 1978)
* 1st Husband: William King ( - )
* 2nd Husband: Vyo Lynn (1887 - )
Neils Peter Christensen (1893 1957)
Maren (Myra) Christensen (1894 1914)
Baby Christensen ( )
Marshall Christensen (1898 1942)
* Wife: Maggie ( - )
Dora Christensen (1901 1981)
Oscar William Christensen (1903 1915)

Ida had two additional children: (see above)
Kristina Marie Christensen (1883 1951)
Christian Martin Johan Christiansen (1884 1915)
WIFE OF CHRISTIAN: Mary Ellen "Mayme" Lake Allenbeck

Notes added by Photo Contributor Bill W:
The headstone for Ida Christensen lies south of her husband Christ Christensen's marker near the northwest corner of the cemetery.

Looking west at the gravemarkers for Ida (left) and Christ Christensen. They are located near the western edge, in the second lot south of the northwestern corner.

Family links: 
  Christian Nielsen Christ Christensen (1862 - 1942)*
  Kristina Marie Christensen Christensen (1883 - 1951)*
  Matilda Christensen Lynn (1890 - 1978)*
  Nels Peter Christensen (1893 - 1957)*
  Maren Christensen Eliassen (1895 - 1914)*
  Dora M Christensen Sander (1901 - 1981)*
  Oscar William Christensen (1903 - 1915)*
*Calculated relationship
Lincoln Lutheran Cemetery
Washington County
Nebraska, USA
Created by: Connie Schwindt Rumold
Record added: Sep 18, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 97357799
Ida May <i>Simonsen</i> Christensen
Added by: Bill W
Ida May <i>Simonsen</i> Christensen
Added by: Connie Schwindt Rumold
Ida May <i>Simonsen</i> Christensen
Added by: Bill W
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