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
Kiersten Marie Jensen
Marriage: 8 July 1845
Jens Mikkelsen
M. Mickelsen
Marie Kirstine Mikkelsen
Julia Mikkelsen
Christian Mikkelsen
Christian Mikkelsen
Hans Mikkelsen
Soren Mikkelsen
Marius Mikkelsen

Spouse and Children

8 July 1845
Vinderslev, Viborg, Denmark


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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.

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.

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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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