Johanne Jensen Nielsen

14 September 1806–
Nørre Tranders, Fleskum, Ålborg, Denmark

The Life Summary of Johanne

When Johanne Jensen Nielsen was born on 14 September 1806, in Nørre Tranders, Fleskum, Ålborg, Denmark, her father, Jens Nielsen Ostergaard, was 41 and her mother, Kirsten Larsdatter, was 27.

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Jens Nielsen Ostergaard
Kirsten Larsdatter
Poul Jensen
Johanne Jensen Nielsen
Ane Kirstine Jensdatter
Ane Jensen
Karen Jensen twin
Lars Jensen Østergaard

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World Events (3)

1808 · Dannebrogordenens Haederstegn
Age 2
Dannebrogordenens Haederstegn, The Cross of Honour of the Order of the Dannebrog, is an award connected to the Danish Order of the Dannebrog. The cross was instituted by King Frederick VI of Denmark and Norway on June 28, 1808 and was named Dannebrogsmendenes Haederstegn until 1952. The award is given to any Dane who has provided a service to Denmark through a noble deed. The cross is considered an additional recognition if awarded to someone who is already a holder of the Order.
Age 8
Denmark cedes Norway to Sweden.
1818 · Danmarks Nationalbank
Age 12
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.

Name Meaning

Some characteristic forenames: Scandinavian Erik, Nels, Niels, Lars, Holger, Einer, Jorgen, Bent, Knud, Per, Ove, Morten.Danish, Norwegian, and North German: patronymic from the personal name Jens, a shortened form of Johannes (see John ). This is the most frequent surname in Denmark. In North America, this surname is also an altered form of the variant Jenssen . Compare Jenson 2 and Johnson .English: variant of Jennison .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Birth and christening, Nørre Tranders 1806
  • Johanne Jensen, "Denmark, Baptisms, 1618-1923"
  • Domgaard Temple Record Book, Part Two

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