Jens Peter Rasmussen

1 April 1850–1859 (Age 8)
Holme, Holme, Havreballegård, Denmark

The Life Summary of Jens Peter

When Jens Peter Rasmussen was born on 1 April 1850, in Holme, Holme, Havreballegård, Denmark, his father, Michel or Mikkel Rasmussen, was 40 and his mother, Ingeborg Sorensdatter, was 33. He immigrated to Utah, United States in 1859. He died in 1859, at the age of 9.

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Family Time Line

Michel or Mikkel Rasmussen
Ingeborg Sorensdatter
Soren Rasmussen
Birthe Marie Rasmussen
Karen Marie Rasmussen
Rasmina Matilda Rasmussen
Rasmus Rasmussen
Jens Peter Rasmussen
Soren Peter Rasmussen
Niels Rasmussen
Josephine Brighamina Rasmussen

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World Events (2)

1859 · Copenhagen Waterworks
Age 9
The Copenhagen Waterworks was the first waterworks in Denmark and served the community until 1951. It was one of the first buildings to be built outside Copenhagen's old city walls.
1859 · Copenhagen Zoo
Age 9
The Copenhagen Zoo was founded in 1859 and is one of the oldest zoos in Europe. It was founded by a ornithologist named Niels Kjaebolling and the first animals that were at the opening were eagles, chickens, ducks, owls, rabbits, a fox, a seal and a turtle. The oldest building still is in use as a stable for the yak exibit. It is open everyday from 9:00am to 8:00pm (20:00).

Name Meaning

Some characteristic forenames: Scandinavian Erik, Nels, Lars, Jorgen, Niels, Bent, Holger, Thor, Borge, Knute, Per, Alf.Danish, Norwegian, and North German: patronymic from the personal name Rasmus .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Jens Peter Michelsen, "Denmark Church Records, 1484-1941"
  • Jens Peter Michelsen, "Denmark Baptisms, 1618-1923"
  • Jens Peter Rasmussen, "Utah Mormon Pioneer Overland Travel Database, 1847-1868"

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