I just read that Karen Reib passed in 2010. She was so helpful to me in 2003 when I was researching my family. I have misplaced that information and have had a computer crash. I am asking for assistance. Here was the previous communication.
> Thanks so very much for your help. My grandmother's entire family is from
> Bornholm. Here is the rundown for my family so you can have an idea of
> information that I need to find. As Rock has stated, the Census
> is a "work in progess". My ggggrandfather is Christian Andreas Pedersen
> was born in Ronne on May 13, 1870. He died on January 19, 1952,
> in Ronne. I do not know his occupation or any other pertinent
> My gggrandmother was his daughter Amily Sofia (born September 12, 1895),
> was the last member of my immediate family to live in Denmark. She came
> the US in 1913 on the Hellig Olav which originated in Copenhagen City,
> Denmark. She had 2 sisters and 2 brothers. Her first sister is Anna
> Pedersen, who followed Amily to the US in 1919 on the same ship. Her ship
> record says that she lived in Fredericksberg, Denmark so I don't know if
> Christian and his wife and family moved to Frederericksberg or she moved
> alone. The other members of this family that I know very little about are
> Alexandra (?middle name) Pedersen, Carl Pedersen, and Sven Pedersen.
> Christian's wife's name was Anna Marie Jensen who was born on November 5,
> 1869 in Ronne. I have no family information on her at all.
> Christian had 2 brothers and 1 sister, Mathias Peter (born May 25, 1863 in
> Ronne, Thora Pedersen (born May 2, 1866 in Ronne), and a brother, Hans,
> died shortly after childbirth.
> Others that I am trying to find information are Christian's parents and
> father: Jens Senius Berthulin Pedersen (born October(?) 1837)in Provlsker
> who married Margrethe Schmidt (Smidt?) on 9/12/1862
> grandfather of Christian: Peder Pedersen (born about 1804)who married
> Kiestine Madsdatter (born about 1801). I know very little about them
> that they were married in Pedersker on July 18, 1829.
> Sorry for the deluge of information, but again, I appreciate all your
> Thanks so very much
> ----- Original Message -----
> From: "Karen B. Reib" < email@example.com
> To: < DENMARK-L@rootsweb.com
> Sent: Sunday, January 19, 2003 3:57 AM
> Subject: Re: [DK] Understanding Census Info
> > ----- Original Message -----
> > From: "Chris Jensen" < firstname.lastname@example.org
> > To: < DENMARK-L@rootsweb.com
> > Sent: Sunday, January 19, 2003 5:12 AM
> > Subject: [DK] Understanding Census Info
> > > Can someone translate the following?
> > >
> > > Anna Marie Pedersen, under et aar, Ugift, Deres Datter, , Neksø
> > Anna Marie Pedersen, below one year, single, their daughter, Neksø (name
> > town).
> > >
> > > My gggrandfather is Christian Andreas Pedersen is possibly listed in
> > household and my gggrandmother is Anna Marie Jensen (maiden name). The
> > others in the household are people that I do not recognize and are
> > the same age as Christian and Anna Marie or much older. I having a
> > difficult time understanding obviously important information.
> > >
> > > Such as for Christian Andreas Pedersen:
> > >
> > > Source: FT-1880
> > > Position: Stenhugger, Husfader (I assume the latter is Husband)
> > Occupation: Stonemason, Housemaster
> > I am willing to look up information for you at the Bornholm Local
> > Archive, where the churchbooks and census are available on microfilm and
> > microfische.
> > Regards
> > Karen
> > Bornholm.
> > > Source entry no: C3585
> > > Record no: 1455
> > >
> > > Can anyone help?
> > >
> > > Chris and Tanya