Thomas Jensen

Male5 March 1727–1770

Brief Life History of Thomas

When Thomas Jensen was born on 5 March 1727, in Glud, Stjernholm, Denmark, his father, Jens Sorensen, was 34 and his mother, Maren Jensdatter, was 35. He had at least 1 daughter with Ane Bendtsen. He was buried in Rårup, Stjernholm, Denmark.

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Thomas Jensen
1727–1770
Ane Bendtsen
1747–
Ane Thomsen
1769–1769

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    Children (1)

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    Siblings (9)

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    World Events (5)

    1729

    Age 2

    Greenland becomes Danish province.

    1730 · Danish Asia Company

    Age 3

    The Danish Asiatic Company was a trading company established to revive the dwindling Danish trade with the East Indies and China. It was taken over by the Danish government in 1772 and continued to run until around 1843.

    1742 · Royal Danish Academy of Sciences and Letters

    Age 15

    The Royal Danish Academy of Sciences and Letters is a non-governmental science Academy founded in 1742 for the purpose of advancements of science in Denmark.

    Name Meaning

    Some characteristic forenames: Scandinavian Erik, Nels, Niels, Lars, Holger, Einer, Jorgen, Bent, Knud, Per, Ove, Morten.

    Danish, Norwegian, and North German: patronymic from the personal name Jens, a shortened form of Johannes (see John ). This is the most frequent surname in Denmark. In North America, this surname is also an altered form of the variant Jenssen . Compare Jenson 2 and Johnson .

    English: variant of Jennison .

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

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