Jacob Peter (Jensen) Johnson

7 March 1850–13 July 1901 (Age 51)
Kundby, Holbæk, Denmark

The Life of Jacob Peter (Jensen)

When Jacob Peter (Jensen) Johnson was born on 7 March 1850, in Kundby, Holbæk, Denmark, his father, Jens Jeppesen Jorgensen, was 45 and his mother, Inger Christensdotter, was 37. He married Mary Irene Conlee on 27 December 1881, in Yamhill, Oregon, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 2 daughters. He lived in Dundee, Yamhill, Oregon, United States in 1900. He died on 13 July 1901, in Amity, Yamhill, Oregon, United States, at the age of 51, and was buried in Noble Cemetery, Newberg, Yamhill, Oregon, United States.

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Family Time Line

Jacob Peter (Jensen) Johnson
1850–1901
Mary Irene Conlee
1866–1911
Marriage: 27 December 1881
Albert Peter Johnson
1882–1903
Allen Johnson
1885–1920
Elsie M. Johnson
1889–1939
Sophia Olive Johnson
1896–1948
Roy Johnson
1898–1972

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
27 December 1881
Yamhill, Oregon, United States
children

(5)

Parents and Siblings

    Jens Jeppesen Jorgensen

    Male1804–Male

    Inger Christensdotter

    Female1812–1868Female

siblings

(6)

    Jorgen Jensen

    Male1842–Male

    Ellen Sophie Jensen

    Female1844–Female

    Ane Marie Jensen

    Female1846–Female

    Male1850–1901Male

    Niels Christian Jensen

    Male1852–Male

+1 More Child

World Events (8)

1859 · Oregon Becomes a State

Age 9

Oregon became the 33rd state admitted to the Union on February 14, 1859. 
1863

Age 13

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1865

Age 15

Abraham Lincoln is assassinated by John Wilkes Booth.

Name Meaning

English and Scottish: patronymic from the personal name John . As an American family name, Johnson has absorbed patronymics and many other derivatives of this name in continental European languages. (For forms, see Hanks and Hodges 1988 .)

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Jacob P Johnson, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Jacob Peter Jensen, "Denmark Church Records, 1484-1941"
  • Jacob Johnson in entry for Roy Johnson and Anna Spurlock, "Washington, County Marriages, 1855-2008"

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