Jens Johan Jensen

3 July 1834–
Maglebrænde, Maribo, Denmark

The Life of Jens Johan

When Jens Johan Jensen was born on 3 July 1834, in Maglebrænde, Maribo, Denmark, his father, Jens Rasmusen Loimand, was 33 and his mother, Zidsel Hansdr, was 31.

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Family Time Line

Jens Rasmusen Loimand
1800–1846
Zidsel Hansdr
1803–
Karen Kirstine Jensen
1825–1825
Hans Christian Jensen
1827–
Rasmus Peder Jensen
1829–
Bodil Kirstine Jensen
1831–1835
Bodil Kirstine Jensdr
1831–
Jens Johan Jensen
1834–
Bodil Kirstine Jensen
1838–1839
Bodil Kirstine Jensen
1838–1841

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World Events (7)

1847 · Casino Theatre (Copenhagen)

Age 13

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 15

Denmark becomes a constitutional monarchy. A two-chamber parliament is established.
1868 · Magasin Du Nord

Age 34

Magasin is a Danish chain of department stores that was founded in 1868 in Copenhagen and still exists today. They can be found in Denmark, Sweden, Iceland, and the UK.

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)

  • Jens Johan Jensen in household of Jens Rasmuss Loymann, "Denmark Census, 1840"
  • Jens Johan Jensen, "Denmark Church Records, 1484-1941"
  • Jens Johan Jensen, "Denmark Church Records, 1484-1941"

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