Jens Nielsen

1862–23 August 1954 (Age 92)
Denmark

The Life Summary of Jens

Jens Nielsen was born in 1862, in Denmark. He married Maria Andrea Hansen on 29 April 1885, in Tjæreborg, Harndrup, Hindsgavl, Denmark. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 5 daughters. He died on 23 August 1954, in Hervey Bay, Queensland, Australia, at the age of 92, and was buried in Hervey Bay, Queensland, Australia.

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Family Time Line

Jens Nielsen
1862–1954
Maria Andrea Hansen
1861–1948
Marriage: 29 April 1885
Thomas Anderson Nielsen
1885–1961
Maggie Marion Nielsen
1887–1980
Lauritz Nielsen
1888–1897
Anna Nielsen
1888–1976
Christina Nielsen
1892–1976
Jens Marius Nielsen
1893–1967
Margrede Grady Nielsen
1895–1960
Mary Nielsen
1896–1985
Edward Alex Nielsen
1903–1984

Spouse and Children

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World Events (8)

1867
Age 5
End of transportation to Western Australia.
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.
1892
Age 30
Coolgardie gold-field is discovered.

Name Meaning

Danish, Norwegian, and North German (especially Schleswig-Holstein): patronymic from the personal name Niels, a reduced form of Nikolaus ( see Nicholas ) or Cornelius .

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

Possible Related Names

Nicholas
Cornelius
Neilsen
Nelsen
Nelson

Sources (1)

  • Jens Nielsen, "Denmark, Marriages, 1635-1916"

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