Niels Peder Jensen

8 January 1862–December 1951 (Age 89)
Emmelev, Hjadstrup, Odense, Denmark

The Life of Niels Peder

Niels Peder Jensen was born on 8 January 1862, in Emmelev, Hjadstrup, Odense, Denmark as the son of Jens Nielsen and Frederikke Petersen. He married Karen Marie Hansen on 15 January 1891, in Norup, Odense, Denmark. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 5 daughters. He lived in Norup, Lunde, Odense, Denmark for about 24 years and Norup, Odense, Denmark in 1930. He died in December 1951, in Egensemark, Norup, Odense, Denmark, at the age of 89, and was buried in Norup, Odense, Denmark.

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Family Time Line

Niels Peder Jensen
1862–1951
Karen Marie Hansen
1864–1939
Marriage: 15 January 1891
Helga Marie Jensen
1891–
Jens Frederik Vilhelm Jensen
1893–
Knud Ernst Jensen
1895–1988
Kathrine Frederikke Jensen
1898–
Karen Elisabeth Jensen
1900–
Karl Holger Jensen
1902–
Petra Sofie Jensen
1904–
Svend Oktavius Jensen
1907–
Nona Elise Kirstine Jensen
1910–

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
15 January 1891
Norup, Odense, Denmark
children

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Parents and Siblings

    Jens Nielsen

    MaleMale

    Frederikke Petersen

    FemaleFemale

siblings

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World Events (5)

1868 · Magasin Du Nord

Age 6

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.
1914

Age 52

World War I. Denmark remains neutral throughout the war.
1917

Age 55

The United States take possession of the Virgin Islands. The islands are purchased from Denmark for $25 million the year before.

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)

  • Niels Peder Jensen, "Denmark Census, 1916"
  • Niels Peder Jensen, "Denmark Census, 1930"
  • Niels Peder Jensen, "Denmark Census, 1921"

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