Jens Christensen

15 October 1815–15 June 1840 (Age 24)
Sulsted, Ålborg, Denmark

The Life of Jens

When Jens Christensen was born on 15 October 1815, in Sulsted, Ålborg, Denmark, his father, Christen Jensen, was 36 and his mother, Karen Jensdatter, was 43. He lived in Sulsted, Kær, Ålborg, Denmark in 1840. He died on 15 June 1840, in Sulsted, Ålborg, Denmark, at the age of 24, and was buried in Sulsted, Ålborg, Denmark.

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Family Time Line

Christen Jensen
1779–1859
Karen Jensdatter
1771–1850
Giertrud Christensen
1805–
Ane Marie Christensdatter
1807–
Maren Christensen
1808–
Mette Marie Christensen
1809–
Else Marie Christensdatter
1811–1811
Jens Christensen
1811–1811
Mette Marie Christensen
1811–
Johanne Christensen
1814–
Jens Christensen
1815–1840

Parents and Siblings

    Male1779–1859Male

    Karen Jensdatter

    Female1771–1850Female

siblings

(9)

    Giertrud Christensen

    Female1805–Female

    Ane Marie Christensdatter

    Female1807–Female

    Maren Christensen

    Female1808–Female

    Mette Marie Christensen

    Female1809–Female

    Female1811–1811Female

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World Events (2)

1818 · Danmarks Nationalbank

Age 3

Danmarks Nationalbank is the central bank of the Kingdom of Denmark and serves as an independent and credible institution that issues the krone, the Danish currency. The bank undertakes all functions related to the management of the Danish central-government debt.
1829 · Oldest Leather Goods in Denmark

Age 14

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.

Name Meaning

Danish, Norwegian, and North German: patronymic from the personal name Christen .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (2)

  • Jens Christensen in household of Christen Jensen, "Denmark Census, 1840"
  • Jens Christisen, "Denmark Church Records, 1484-1941"

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