Anders Christian Jensen

2 December 1864–
Jetsmark, Hjørring, Denmark

The Life of Anders Christian

When Anders Christian Jensen was born on 2 December 1864, in Jetsmark, Hjørring, Denmark, his father, Jens Nielsen, was 35 and his mother, Johanne Maria Larsen, was 37.

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Family Time Line

Jens Nielsen
1829–1901
Johanne Maria Larsen
1827–1869
Ane Cecilie Jensen
1852–
Mariane Jensen
1854–1854
Else Marie Jensen
1855–1934
Niels Jensen
1858–
Christian Pedersen Jensen
1863–
Anders Christian Jensen
1864–
Jensen
1868–1868
Jensen
1869–1869

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(8)

    Ane Cecilie Jensen

    Female1852–Female

    Mariane Jensen

    Female1854–1854Female

    Female1855–1934Female

    Male1858–Male

    Christian Pedersen Jensen

    Male1863–Male

+3 More Children

World Events (7)

1868 · Magasin Du Nord

Age 4

Magasin is a Danish chain of department stores that was founded in 1868 in Copenhagen and still exists today. They can be found in Denmark, Sweden, Iceland, and the UK.
1914

Age 50

World War I. Denmark remains neutral throughout the war.
1917

Age 53

The United States take possession of the Virgin Islands. The islands are purchased from Denmark for $25 million the year before.

Name Meaning

Danish, Norwegian, and North German: patronymic from the personal name Jens, a reduced form of Johannes ( see John ). This is Denmark's most frequent surname.

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Anders Christian Jensen, "Denmark Church Records, 1484-1941"
  • Anders Christian Jensen, "Denmark Church Records, 1484-1941"
  • Anders Christian Jensen, "Denmark, Baptisms, 1618-1923"

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