Pouline Petrea Frederikke Jensen

9 October 1877–
Nykøbing Morsø, Morsø Sønder, Thisted, Denmark

The Life of Pouline Petrea Frederikke

When Pouline Petrea Frederikke Jensen was born on 9 October 1877, in Nykøbing Morsø, Morsø Sønder, Thisted, Denmark, her father, Frederik Adrianus Wigh, was 28 and her mother, Kirstine Marie Jensen, was 30. She married Georg Valdemar Christensen on 19 February 1898, in Ålborg, Vor Frue, Ålborg, Denmark. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter. She lived in Ålborg, Denmark in 1906 and Fleskum, Ålborg, Denmark in 1916.

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Family Time Line

Georg Valdemar Christensen
Pouline Petrea Frederikke Jensen
Marriage: 19 February 1898
Nora Ebba Asta Christensen
Valdemar Hardy Allesander Kristensen

Spouse and Children

19 February 1898
Ålborg, Vor Frue, Ålborg, Denmark


    Nora Ebba Asta Christensen


    Valdemar Hardy Allesander Kristensen


Parents and Siblings

    Frederik Adrianus Wigh


    Kirstine Marie Jensen




World Events (6)


Age 37

World War I. Denmark remains neutral throughout the war.

Age 40

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

Age 62

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

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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Story Highlight

Memory from James Christian Jensen, a Nephew

James Christian Jensen, son of Hans Christian Jensen, served a mission in Denmark from March 1904 until April, 1906. While he was there he visited many of his father's siblings and relatives. Kirsten …

Sources (3)

  • Pauline Petrick Christensen in household of Georg Valdemar Christensen, "Denmark Census, 1906"
  • Pouline Petrea Kristensen, "Denmark Census, 1916"
  • Pouline Petrine Frederikke Jensen, "Denmark Church Records, 1484-1941"

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