Mrs. Jens

about 1670–
Vejle, Denmark

The Life of Mrs. Jens

Mrs. Jens was born about 1670, in Vejle, Denmark. She married Jens Sørensen Ravnsborg about 1689, in Vejle, Denmark. They were the parents of at least 1 son.

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Jens Sørensen Ravnsborg
Mrs. Jens
Marriage: about 1689
Søren Jensen

Spouse and Children

about 1689
Vejle, Denmark


World Events (6)

1701 · Oldest Naval Academy in the World

Age 31

The Royal Danish Naval Academy was established in 1701 to educate then commission all officers into the Royal Danish Navy. It is the oldest, still-existing, officers' academy in the world.
1713 · Royal Danish Military Academy

Age 43

The Royal Danish Military Academy educated and commissioned all officers for the Royal Danish Army. The Military Academy function was initiated in 1713 by request of King Frederick IV on inspiration from the Naval Academy.
1737 · Meyercrones Stiftelse

Age 67

Meyercrones Stiftelse was founded by the widow of Henning de Meyercrone after he had served as Danish envoy in France. Christiane Meyercrone, Henning's widow, managed the property until her death in 1738. Her niece became the new manager of the foundation and arranged for its charter to be written in 1830. The original, small building was replaced by a larger building in 1933.

Name Meaning

North German: from the personal name Jens, a reduced form of Johannes ( see John ).

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

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  • Legacy NFS Source: Mrs. Jens - birth: 1670; Vejle, Denmark

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