Christian Anker Jepsen

14 January 1885–20 January 1919 (Age 34)
Stockton, Rooks, Kansas, United States

The Life of Christian Anker

When Christian Anker Jepsen was born on 14 January 1885, in Stockton, Rooks, Kansas, United States, his father, Jeppe Mathiesen Jepsen, was 45 and his mother, Maren Katherine Christensen, was 37. He married Flossie Margaret Power on 7 February 1915, in Rooks, Kansas, United States. He lived in Township Number 3, Rooks, Kansas, United States in 1900 and Township Number 2, Rooks, Kansas, United States in 1910. He died on 20 January 1919, in Stockton, Rooks, Kansas, United States, at the age of 34, and was buried in Stockton Cemetery, Stockton, Rooks, Kansas, United States.

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Christian Anker Jepsen
Flossie Margaret Power
Marriage: 7 February 1915

Spouse and Children

7 February 1915
Rooks, Kansas, United States

Parents and Siblings

    Jeppe Mathiesen Jepsen


    Maren Katherine Christensen




World Events (8)


Age 1

Statue of Liberty is dedicated.
1886 · Giving Working Men a Union

Age 1

The largest union group in the United States during the first half of the 20th century. It still exists today but merged with The Congress of Industrial Organization.
1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 11

A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.

Name Meaning

Danish and North German: patronymic from Jep(pe), a pet form of the personal name Jakob ( see Jacob ).

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

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Sources (3)

  • Christian Jepson in household of Jimsey M Jepson, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Christian A Jepson in household of Mathias Jepson, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Christian Anker Jepson, "United States World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918"

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