Maren Jensen

1780–
Vejle, Vejle, Denmark

The Life of Maren

When Maren Jensen was christened on 10 December 1780, in Vejle, Vejle, Denmark, her father, Jens Nielsen, was 60 and her mother, Mette MADSDATTER, was 39.

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Family Time Line

Jens Nielsen
1720–1784
Mette MADSDATTER
1741–1814
Mads Jensen
1766–1769
Zidsel Jensen
1770–1771
Ane Marie Jensen
1770–1849
Mads Jensen
1771–1783
Jens Jensen
1773–
Maren Jensen
1775–1779
Maren Jensen
1779–1779
Maren Tolder
1779–
Maren Jensen
1780–
Hans Jensen
1784–

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World Events (3)

1789 · Old Artillery Barracks, Christianshavn

The Old Artillery Barracks was the first of three barracks to be established in the Christianshavn district of Copenhagen. They were converted into barracks for the Artillery in 1789 and were used until 1923. Today, they have been converted into apartments and are listed for everyone.
1792 · Det Classenske Fideicommis

Det Classenske Fideicommis is a Danish charitable foundation formed by the industrialist Major General Johan Frederik Classen after he left behind his wealth and possessions in his will to help alleviate poverty and misery to those in the country. Today, it grants around 2 million kroner annually to those in need.
1794 · Stibo

The Stibo Group was founded in 1794 by Niels Lund as a printing company. Today, The Stibo Group provides information management and print technology software for business operations.

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.

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (1)

  • Maren Jensen, "Denmark, Baptisms, 1618-1923"

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