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
1876–1916
Pouline Petrea Frederikke Jensen
1877–
Marriage: 19 February 1898
Nora Ebba Asta Christensen
1900–
Valdemar Hardy Allesander Kristensen
1902–

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
19 February 1898
Ålborg, Vor Frue, Ålborg, Denmark
children

(2)

    Nora Ebba Asta Christensen

    Female1900–Female

    Valdemar Hardy Allesander Kristensen

    Male1902–Male

Parents and Siblings

    Frederik Adrianus Wigh

    Male1849–Male

    Kirstine Marie Jensen

    Female1847–1914Female

siblings

(3)

World Events (6)

1914

Age 37

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

Age 40

The United States take possession of the Virgin Islands. The islands are purchased from Denmark for $25 million the year before.
1939

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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