Martha Jensine Jensen

Brief Life History of Martha Jensine

When Martha Jensine Jensen was born on 13 February 1904, in Grove, Ringkøbing, Denmark, her father, Sogneraadsformand Jens Christian Jensen, was 29 and her mother, Alma Augusta Johanne Møgelberg, was 26. She had at least 1 son with Alfred Rasmussen. She lived in København, Denmark in 1925 and Århus, Denmark in 1930. She died in 1968, in Karup, Viborg, Denmark, at the age of 64.

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Family Time Line

Alfred Rasmussen
1901–1967
Martha Jensine Jensen
1904–1968
Holger Burgdorff Jensen
1925–2005

Sources (7)

  • Martha Jenssine Jensen in household of Bruno Petersen, "Denmark Census, 1925"
  • Legacy NFS Source: Martha Jensine Jensen - Church record: birth-name: Martha Jensine Jensen
  • Martha Jensen in household of Theodor Bürgday, "Denmark Census, 1930"

World Events (5)

1914

World War I. Denmark remains neutral throughout the war.

1917

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

1939

Denmark signs 10-year non-aggression pact with Nazi Germany.

Name Meaning

Some characteristic forenames: Scandinavian Erik, Nels, Niels, Lars, Holger, Einer, Jorgen, Bent, Knud, Per, Ove, Morten.

Danish, Norwegian, and North German: patronymic from the personal name Jens, a shortened form of Johannes (see John ). This is the most frequent surname in Denmark. In North America, this surname is also an altered form of the variant Jenssen . Compare Jenson 2 and Johnson .

English: variant of Jennison .

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

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