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Agnes Rosebelle Bradshaw Christiansen
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Birth: May 15, 1879
Death: Oct. 14, 1943
Arizona, USA

Born in St, Vincent West Indies Brittish/Scottish family
Lived in St. Thomas Virgin Islands.
Arrived in Phoenix 1928.
Wife of Peter L. Christiansen
Mother of Aldous, Alan, Helen, Hilda and Amy
Sisters: - Mary Louise Bradshaw Bailey # 49864163
Jeanette (Janet) Matilda Bradshaw Banfield #50604081
Harriette Bradshaw NIles is buried in the old section St. Thomas cemetery in a unmarked grave.#50993357
Agnes grew up in St. Vincent on the Corner/Bradshaw land. After her grandparents and mother died , plus a bad hurricane destroyed their home, she went to St. Thomas with her sister Harriette where their father was involved in shipping business with Niles.
Her sister Harriette married Niles. Agnes meet a Danish young engineer there on a trip with the Dannish Navy and after they corresponded six months, she went to Copenhagen and married Peter Christiansen there. Her first three children were born in Copenhagen.
Peter and Agnes Christiansen in 1914 returned to St. Thomas. Peter designed and built the first electrical plant there for the West Indies Trading company and managed it for many years.
When US bought St. Thomas, in 1927 the Christiansen family came to Phoenix Arizona . Peter continued his engineering involment the rest of his life.
Always a very Brittish, neat, loving little lady strong in her thinking.
Daughter Hilda Christiansen Burris died near Phoenix and her ashes were scattered back in St. Thomas.

Parents William Thomas Bradshaw 1842 1900
Harriet Amelia Corner 1844 1893 .
Siblings Sarah Jane Bradshaw 1867
Harrietta Elizabeth Bradshaw 1871 1907
Jeanette (Janet) Matilda Bradshaw 1873 1946
Mary Louise Bradshaw 1876 1962
William Thomas Bradshaw 1882 1900
Half siblings
Lillian Bradshaw .
Spouse & Children
Peter Laurits Christiansen 1877 1954
Aldous Laurite Christiansen 1905 1981
Alan Harald Christiansen 1907 1980
Helen Margreta Christiansen 1909 2000
Hilda Kathleen Christiansen 1914 2004
Amy Johanne Christiansen 1917 2008. 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Harriet Amelia Corner Bradshaw (1844 - 1893)
 
 Spouse:
  Peter Lauritz Christiansen (1877 - 1954)
 
 Children:
  Aldous Laurite Christiansen (1905 - 1981)*
  Alan Harold Christiansen (1907 - 1980)*
  Helen Margreta Christiansen Williams (1909 - 2000)*
  Hilda Kathleen Christiansen Burris (1914 - 2004)*
  Amy Johanne Christiansen Toschik (1917 - 2008)*
 
 Siblings:
  Harriette Elizabeth Bradshaw Niles (1871 - 1907)*
  Jeanette (Janet) Matilda Bradshaw Banfield (1873 - 1946)*
  Mary Louise Bradshaw Bailey (1876 - 1962)*
  Agnes Rosebelle Bradshaw Christiansen (1879 - 1943)
  William Thomas Bradshaw (1882 - 1890)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Greenwood Memory Lawn Cemetery
Phoenix
Maricopa County
Arizona, USA
Plot: section 16, Block 1, Lot e, Sp. 3
 
Created by: Shirley Williams Rieneck...
Record added: Feb 04, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 47576914
Agnes Rosebelle <i>Bradshaw</i> Christiansen
Added by: Shirley Williams Rienecker
 
Agnes Rosebelle <i>Bradshaw</i> Christiansen
Added by: Shirley Williams Rienecker
 
Agnes Rosebelle <i>Bradshaw</i> Christiansen
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To a grandmother who taught me simple things, sewing, the joy of a fresh chicken egg gathered, a deep sleep in her feather bed as a child.shirley
- Shirley Williams Rienecker
 Added: Mar. 5, 2010
 
 
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