Ole Josva Jensen

18 May 1869–
Skovshoved, Copenhagen, Denmark

The Life of Ole Josva

When Ole Josva Jensen was born on 18 May 1869, in Skovshoved, Copenhagen, Denmark, his father, Ole Jensen, was 34 and his mother, Inger Andersen, was 35. He had at least 2 sons and 1 daughter with Karen Kirstine Jensen. He lived in Gentofte, København, Denmark in 1901 and Copenhagen, Denmark for about 15 years.

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Family Time Line

Ole Josva Jensen
1869–
Karen Kirstine Jensen
1873–
Niels Juul Jensen
1900–
Anna Ingrid Jensen
1902–
Ole Jensen
1903–

Spouse and Children

    Male1869–Male

    Karen Kirstine Jensen

    Female1873–Female

children

(3)

    Niels Juul Jensen

    Male1900–Male

    Anna Ingrid Jensen

    Female1902–Female

    Ole Jensen

    Male1903–Male

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(12)

+7 More Children

World Events (6)

1914

Age 45

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

Age 48

The United States take possession of the Virgin Islands. The islands are purchased from Denmark for $25 million the year before.
1939

Age 70

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

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.

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Ole Joson Jensen, "Denmark Census, 1921"
  • Ole Jensen, "Denmark Census, 1901"
  • Ole Josva Jensen, "Denmark Census, 1906"

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