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Christian August Christensen
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Birth: Oct. 4, 1896
Death: Nov. 5, 1979

CHRISTIAN AUGUST CHRISTENSEN was born Oct 14, 1896 in Hurley, Turner County, South Dakota, and died Nov 5, 1979 in Oakland, California.

He was married on Jun 23, 1923 in Kenmare, Ward County, North Dakota to (1)Rose Charlotte Peterson b. Nov. 3, 1900. She died Apr. 18, 1947.

He married (2) Alice C. Gustafson Nelson b. Nov. 4, 1896 in Bird Island, MN - died Nov 23, 1971 and is buried Nov. 26, 1971 at Sunset Hills Memorial Park in Bellevue, WA. Alice C. Gustafson Nelson (second wife) had 3 children by Lewis Nelson in her previous marriage (Donald Nelson, Rodger Nelson and Rev. Charles Nelson).

After Alice died, Christian married on Mar. 22, 1973 to (3) Esther Gustafson Somerville, sister of Alice b. Mar. 19, 1898 and died Dec. 1986 in Oakland, CA.

Christian is buried at the Sunset Hills Memorial Park in Bellevue, WA.
Four children were born to Christian Christiansen and Rose Charlotte Peterson:
1.Eldon Lyle Christensen 1924-1988 Los Alamos, NM
2.Curtis Allen Christensen
3.Constance Renee Christensen
4.Alwyn Bruce Christensen (bio by: Evelyn Rowe Nelson) 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Lars Christian Christensen (1859 - 1936)
  Louise Lisette Dorthea Augusta Walther Christensen (1859 - 1939)
 
 Spouses:
  Alice Cora Gustafson Nelson Christensen (1896 - 1971)*
  Charlotte Rose Peterson Christensen (1900 - 1947)*
 
 Children:
  Eldon Lyle Christensen (1924 - 1988)*
  Constance Renee Christensen Albin (1934 - 2011)*
 
 Siblings:
  Christian Ludvig August Christensen (1885 - 1894)*
  Anna Elizabeth Christensen Nelsen (1890 - 1984)*
  Augusta Margrethe Christensen Bentson (1894 - 1984)*
  Christian August Christensen (1896 - 1979)
  Walter Carl Christensen (1898 - 1956)*
  Mildred Louise Christensen Johnson (1902 - 2002)*
  Alfred Wilhelm Christensen (1903 - 1976)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Note: Wife of Charlotte Peterson; father of Eldon, Curtis, Constance & Alwyn Bruce Christensen
 
Burial:
Sunset Hills Memorial Park
Bellevue
King County
Washington, USA
Plot:
 
Created by: Carolyn Farnum
Record added: Nov 27, 2002
Find A Grave Memorial# 6962023
Christian August Christensen
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Christian August Christensen
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Christian August Christensen
Added by: Evelyn Rowe Nelson
 
 
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- Carolyn Farnum
 Added: Mar. 22, 2009
 
 
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