Johanne Marie Jensen

3 December 1863–
Ravnholt, Tiset, Århus, Denmark

The Life of Johanne Marie

When Johanne Marie Jensen was born on 3 December 1863, in Ravnholt, Tiset, Århus, Denmark, her father, Mads Jensen, was 34 and her mother, Edel Magrethe Rasmussen, was 30. She married Knud Nielsen Knudsen on 4 June 1889, in Tiset, Århus, Denmark. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter. She lived in Tilst, Hasle, Århus, Denmark for about 35 years.

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Knud Nielsen Knudsen
Johanne Marie Jensen
Marriage: 4 June 1889
Mads Jensen Knudsen
Hansine Marie Knudsen

Spouse and Children

4 June 1889
Tiset, Århus, Denmark


    Mads Jensen Knudsen


    Hansine Marie Knudsen


Parents and Siblings



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World Events (7)

1868 · Magasin Du Nord

Age 5

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.

Age 51

World War I. Denmark remains neutral throughout the war.

Age 54

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.

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Sources (3)

  • Johanne Marie Jensen in household of Knud Nielsen Knudsen, "Denmark Census, 1890"
  • Ane Marie Jensen in household of Mads Jensen, "Denmark Census, 1870"
  • Johanne M Knudsen in household of Knud N Knudsen, "Denmark Census, 1916"

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