- Born: 23 Nov 1852, Lund u. Hauger, Raade, Østfold, Norway
- Christened: 6 Feb 1853, Raade, Østfold, Norway
- Marriage (1): Laura Johannesdatter on 6 Mar 1888 in Raade, Østfold, Norway 19007
- Died: After 1910
Other names for Nils were Niels Christophersen 19758 and Nils Jensen.
In the census for 1865 Niels Christophersen was a 14 year old servant on the Gillingsrød farm in Raade. 19758
In the 1910 census his birthdate was recorded as 1853.11.23.
Nils married Laura Johannesdatter, daughter of Johannes Olsen Husebye and Grethe Maria Christensdatter, on 6 Mar 1888 in Raade, Østfold, Norway.19007 (Laura Johannesdatter was born on 24 Jul 1856 in Husebye, Raade, Østfold, Norway, christened on 5 Oct 1856 in Raade, Østfold, Norway and died after 1910.)
In the census for 1900 Nils and Laura were living on the Kambo Vestre place in Jeløy. He is noted as Schweitzer (Kvægrøgter)...[cattleman].
In the census for 1910 they lived at Ekelund, Borre, Vestfold. 19756,19757