Martine Christine Axelsen

Female24 September 1885–1 May 1958

Brief Life History of Martine Christine

When Martine Christine Axelsen was born on 24 September 1885, in Elling, Åstrup, Denmark, her father, Christen Christian Axelsen, was 23 and her mother, Hanne Sorensen, was 20. She married Hans Christian Jensen on 14 October 1905, in Elling, Åstrup, Denmark. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 6 daughters. She lived in Elling, Horns, Hjørring, Denmark for about 31 years. She died on 1 May 1958, at the age of 72.

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Family Time Line

Hans Christian Jensen
Martine Christine Axelsen
Marriage: 14 October 1905
Marie Elisabeth Suhr Jensen
Ester Christine Jensen
Christen Theodor Jensen
Hanne Elfrida Jensen
Inger Henriette Jensen
Ejner Suhr Jensen
Gerda Elise F. Jensen
Gerda Elise Jensen
Otto Johannes Jensen

Sources (9)

  • Marthine Kristine Jensen in household of Hans Chr Jensen, "Denmark Census, 1930"
  • Marthine Kristine Jensen in household of Hans Chr Jensen, "Denmark Census, 1921"
  • Legacy NFS Source: Martine Christine Axelsen - Church record: birth: 24 September 1885; Elling, Hjorring, Denmark

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    14 October 1905Elling, Åstrup, Denmark
  • Children (9)

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    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings (3)

    World Events (6)


    Age 29

    World War I. Denmark remains neutral throughout the war.


    Age 32

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


    Age 54

    Denmark signs 10-year non-aggression pact with Nazi Germany.

    Name Meaning

    Some characteristic forenames: Scandinavian Bjorn, Nils, Knud, Knut, Niels, Per. German Claus, Hans.

    Danish, Norwegian, and North German: patronymic from the personal name Axel .

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

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