- Birth Date
- 1 August 1854
- Death Date
- 16 September 1868
Bertha Katrina Christiansen
Evidence from genealogical sources and an autobiographical history proves that the Christensen family came to Utah in 1868. The mother died September 1868 in Utah; the history written by the daughter, Kirstine, indicates they came in 1868;
The family is listed as Nielsen on the ship Emerald Isle in 1868. They are husband, Lars mother Maren K, siblings: Mariane, Karen Marie, Birthe Katrine, Anne Kirstine, Dorthea and Jeppe. Jeppe died at sea. She died at Hams Fork, Wyoming.
She went by the name of Larsen.
- Age at Departure: 14
- Died en Route
- Christiansen, Ane (Annie) Kirstine, Reminiscences, in Pioneer Women of Faith and Fortitude , 4 vols. ([Salt Lake City]: International Society Daughters of Utah Pioneers, 1998), 1:578-79.
- Denmark, Baptisms, 1618-1923.
- "Denmark Marriages, 1635-1916."
- Find a Grave (Website)
- Parish Register of Melby, Fredericksborg, Denmark.