Hans Christian Knudsen

Hans Christian Knudsen

Male 1876 - 1931  (55 years)

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  • Name Hans Christian Knudsen  [1
    Born 02 Jan 1876  Kerteminde, Odense, Denmark Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Christened 27 Feb 1876  Kerteminde Kirke, Odense, Denmark Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Emigration 14 Jul 1899  Townsville, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    With "SS Duke of Devonshire" from London 19 May 1899, arrival at Brisbane on 14 July 1899. From Brisbane to Townsville and later to Cairns. 
    Occupation mineworker  [3
    Cause of death Gunshot wound to his head (suicide, accident?)  [3
    Military Between 1900 and 1902  [3
    Australian Army, involved in the Boer War, South Africa (GB) 
    Died 18 May 1931  Mareeba, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  [4, 5
    Person ID I00346  brahde
    Last Modified 25 Jul 2008 

    Father Peder Knudsen,   b. 22 Apr 1853, Revninge, Odense, Denmark Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 02 Oct 1930, Kerteminde, Odense, Denmark Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 77 years) 
    Mother Sophie Christiansen,   b. 09 Feb 1856, Mesinge, Odense, Denmark Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Aug 1925, Kerteminde, Odense, Denmark Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 69 years) 
    Married 17 Nov 1875  Kerteminde, Odense, Denmark Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Family ID F00016  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Anine Leth Nissen,   b. 08 Feb 1882, Tange, Gørding, Denmark Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1961, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 78 years) 
    Married 29 Jan 1907  Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  [4, 5
    • Marriage Certificate No 1907/C389
    Children 
    +1. Helena Sophie Knudsen
    +2. Norman Christian Knudsen,   b. 09 Sep 1908, Cairns, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Sep 1973, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 65 years)
     3. Vida Maysie Knudsen,   b. 13 May 1911, Mareeba, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 31 Dec 1974, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 63 years)
    Last Modified 24 Jul 2008 
    Family ID F00060  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 02 Jan 1876 - Kerteminde, Odense, Denmark Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChristened - 27 Feb 1876 - Kerteminde Kirke, Odense, Denmark Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsEmigration - With "SS Duke of Devonshire" from London 19 May 1899, arrival at Brisbane on 14 July 1899. From Brisbane to Townsville and later to Cairns. - 14 Jul 1899 - Townsville, Queensland, Australia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 29 Jan 1907 - Queensland, Australia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 18 May 1931 - Mareeba, Queensland, Australia Link to Google Earth
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  • Photos
    Hans Christian Knudsen
    Hans Christian Knudsen
    SS Oruba
    SS Oruba
    The ship that carried Marie Kristine Knudsen and Anine Leth Nissen to Australia; the latter later wed to Hans Christian Knudsen.
    At least one living or private individual is linked to this item - Details withheld.
    Hans Christian Knudsen
    Hans Christian Knudsen
    Marabee, 1925
    Hans Christian Knudsen
    Hans Christian Knudsen
    SS Duke of Devonshire
    SS Duke of Devonshire
    The ship that carried Hans Christian Knudsen to Australia in 1899

    Documents
    Hans Christian Knudsen
    Hans Christian Knudsen
    On May 8th 1902 enlisted for Service in South Africa.
    SS Duke of Devonshire
    SS Duke of Devonshire
    Passenger list

    Headstones
    Hans Christian Knudsen
    Hans Christian Knudsen
    Marabee Cemetary, Australia.

  • Sources 
    1. [S00008] Knudsen in Australia, Gordon Barker, Lars Peter and Hans Christian Knudsen.

    2. [S136] KB Kerteminde, Odense 1853-1891, index 127 (Reliability: 3).

    3. [S00008] Knudsen in Australia, Gordon Barker (Reliability: 2).

    4. [S133] Descendants Chart of Hans Kristian Knudsen, Gordon Barker, 1 (Reliability: 2).

    5. [S137] Efterkommere af Jens Peder Leth Nissen, 1 (Reliability: 2).

    6. [S69] KB Kerteminde, Odense 1852-1891, index 215 (Reliability: 3).