Madsine Jensen

24 September 1856–
Ejdrup, Ålborg, Denmark

The Life of Madsine

When Madsine Jensen was born on 24 September 1856, in Ejdrup, Ålborg, Denmark, her father, Jens Christian Madsen, was 42 and her mother, Ane Marie Christensen, was 34. She lived in Blære, Års, Ålborg, Denmark for about 10 years.

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Family Time Line

Jens Christian Madsen
1813–
Ane Marie Christensen
1822–
Ane Katrine Jensdatter
1850–
Else Marie Jensdatter
1851–1933
Christen Jensen
1854–1926
Madsine Jensen
1856–
Jens Mikael Jensen
1865–
Mariane Jensen
1868–

Parents and Siblings

siblings

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World Events (7)

1859 · Copenhagen Waterworks

Age 3

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.
1859 · Copenhagen Zoo

Age 3

The Copenhagen Zoo was founded in 1859 and is one of the oldest zoos in Europe. It was founded by a ornithologist named Niels Kjaebolling and the first animals that were at the opening were eagles, chickens, ducks, owls, rabbits, a fox, a seal and a turtle. The oldest building still is in use as a stable for the yak exibit. It is open everyday from 9:00am to 8:00pm (20:00).
1914

Age 58

World War I. Denmark remains neutral throughout the war.

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)

  • Maurine Jensen in household of Christen Madsen, "Denmark Census, 1870"
  • Madsine Jensen in household of Jens Christian Madsen, "Denmark Census, 1860"
  • Madsine Jensen, "Denmark Church Records, 1484-1941"

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