Karen Marie Jensen

8 March 1863–
Vorgod, Ringkøbing, Denmark

The Life of Karen Marie

When Karen Marie Jensen was born on 8 March 1863, her father, Peder Jensen, was 32 and her mother, Ane Magrethe Nielsen, was 27. She lived in Brejning, Bølling, Ringkøbing, Denmark in 1870 and Gosmer, Hads, Århus, Denmark in 1890.

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Family Time Line

Peder Jensen
1831–
Ane Magrethe Nielsen
1835–
Karen Jensen
1861–
Karen Marie Jensen
1863–
Ane Kirstine Jensen
1864–
Jens Peder Jensen
1866–
Karen Maria Jensen
1869–1949
Niels Jensen
1871–
Ane Jensen
1874–
Niels Kristian Jensen
1876–
Kirstian David Jensen
1888–

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.
1914

Age 51

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

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)

  • Karen Marie Jensen in household of Peder Jensen, "Denmark Census, 1890"
  • Karen Marie Jensen, "Denmark Church Records, 1484-1941"
  • Karen Marie Jensen, "Denmark Baptisms, 1618-1923"

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