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 Christian Marinus Sorensen

Christian Marinus Sorensen

Birth
Denmark
Death 1937 (aged 54–55)
Chicago, Cook County, Illinois, USA
Burial Dunning, Cook County, Illinois, USA
Memorial ID 41543798 · View Source
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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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  • Created by: Christine Braithwaite
  • Added: 4 Sep 2009
  • Find A Grave Memorial 41543798
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Christian Marinus Sorensen (19 May 1882–1937), Find A Grave Memorial no. 41543798, citing Cook County Cemetery at Dunning, Dunning, Cook County, Illinois, USA ; Maintained by Christine Braithwaite (contributor 47134498) .