Jens Jacob Jensen Møller

7 June 1824–
Vejle, Vejle, Denmark

The Life of Jens Jacob

When Jens Jacob Jensen Møller was born on 7 June 1824, in Vejle, Vejle, Denmark, his father, Garver Jens Frederik Moller, was 54 and his mother, Jenomine Jacobsdatter, was 39. He married Anne Catrine Hansdatter on 9 September 1853, in Bogense, Odense, Denmark. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 4 daughters. He lived in Linå, Gjern, Skanderborg, Denmark in 1855.

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Jens Jacob Jensen Møller
Anne Catrine Hansdatter
Marriage: 9 September 1853
Hansine Marie Jørgensen
Johan Vilhelm Møller
Jennemine Møller
Cecilie Marie Møller
Pouline Jacobine Florentine Møller

Spouse and Children

9 September 1853
Bogense, Odense, Denmark


    Hansine Marie Jørgensen


    Johan Vilhelm Møller


    Jennemine Møller


    Cecilie Marie Møller


    Pouline Jacobine Florentine Møller


Parents and Siblings



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World Events (7)

1829 · Oldest Leather Goods in Denmark

Age 5

Kuffert Sorensen was established in 1829 by Carl Peter Sorensen as a leather goods company. Today the business has five locations and each are run by a member of the Sorensen family.
1847 · Casino Theatre (Copenhagen)

Age 23

The Casino Theatre was built as an entertainment center by Georg Carstensen but was converted into a theatre in 1848. After many years of never gaining popularity, it was closed in 1937 and demolished in 1960.
1859 · Copenhagen Waterworks

Age 35

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.

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)

  • Jens Jacob Møller, "Denmark Census, 1855"
  • Jens Jacob Moller, "Denmark Marriages, 1635-1916"
  • Jens Jacob Jensen, "Denmark, Baptisms, 1618-1923"

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