Kiersten Marie Jensen

2 July 1824–9 January 1914 (Age 89)
Pederstrup, Viborg, Denmark

The Life of Kiersten Marie

When Kiersten Marie Jensen was born on 2 July 1824, in Pederstrup, Vinderslev, Viborg, Denmark, her father, Jens Jensen, was 46 and her mother, Apelone Jensdatter, was 37. She married Niels Mikkelsen on 8 July 1845, in Vinderslev, Viborg, Denmark. They were the parents of at least 7 sons and 2 daughters. She lived in Vinderslev, Lysgård, Viborg, Denmark in 1834. She died on 9 January 1914, in Alderslyst, Alderslyst, Skanderborg, Denmark, at the age of 89.

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Family Time Line

Niels Mikkelsen
1814–1901
Kiersten Marie Jensen
1824–1914
Marriage: 8 July 1845
Jens Mikkelsen
1845–1933
M. Mickelsen
1846–
Marie Kirstine Mikkelsen
1848–1938
Julia Mikkelsen
1850–
Christian Mikkelsen
1852–1854
Christian Mikkelsen
1858–1930
Hans Mikkelsen
1860–1939
Soren Mikkelsen
1863–1946
Marius Mikkelsen
1866–1951

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
8 July 1845
Vinderslev, Viborg, Denmark
children

(9)

+4 More Children

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(6)

+1 More Child

World Events (5)

1829 · Oldest Leather Goods in Denmark

Age 5

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.
1847 · Casino Theatre (Copenhagen)

Age 23

The Casino Theatre was built as an entertainment center by Georg Carstensen but was converted into a theatre in 1848. After many years of never gaining popularity, it was closed in 1937 and demolished in 1960.
1849

Age 25

Denmark becomes a constitutional monarchy. A two-chamber parliament is established.

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.

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Kirsten M Jensdatt in household of Niels Mikkelsen, "Denmark Census, 1850"
  • Kirsten Marie Jensdatter in household of Jens Jensen, "Denmark Census, 1834"
  • Kirstine Marie Jensen in entry for Hans Mikkelsen, "Denmark Church Records, 1484-1941"

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