Nickolas Peter Christiansen

Christiansen Rites At Funeral Home

The funeral for Nickolas Peter Christiansen was held at the Resseguie Funeral home on Tuesday afternoon at 2 o’clock.  Burial was at Crown Hill Cemetery.  He was 82 years, 2 months and 22 days old.  He had lived in Madison as a retired farmer for many years.

Nickolas P. Christiansen was born in Schleswig-Holstein February 8, 1868, and came to America when 14 years of age, living almost continuously in Madison county ever since.  He married Carolina Scheer on January 30, 1894.  To this union six children were born, all of whom survive their father’s death.    Source:  excerpts from Madison Star-Mail Thursday, May 4, 1950 on page 1.