Antoinette Jensen

Female8 February 1796–

Brief Life History of Antoinette

When Antoinette Jensen was born on 8 February 1796, in Kalundborg, Vor Frue, Holbæk, Denmark, her father, Jens Hendriksen, was 26 and her mother, Anna Solomonsen, was 32. She married Magnus Theophilus Tharong on 25 December 1814, in Kalundborg, Vor Frue, Holbæk, Denmark. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter. She lived in Kalundborg, Kalundborg, Vestsjælland, Denmark for about 6 years.

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Family Time Line

Magnus Theophilus Tharong
1783–
Antoinette Jensen
1796–
Marriage: 25 December 1814
Ane Johanne Birgithe Magnusine
1815–

Sources (9)

  • Antoinette Borgesen in household of Magnus Theophilus Tharong, "Denmark Census, 1834"
  • Antoinette Borgesen, "Denmark Marriages, 1635-1916"
  • Anthoinette Jargensen in entry for Ane Johanne Birgithe Magnusine, "Denmark Church Records, 1484-1941"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    25 December 1814Kalundborg, Vor Frue, Holbæk, Denmark
  • Children (1)

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings (3)

    World Events (7)

    1805 · Christianso Lighthouse

    Age 9

    The Christianso Lighthouse is one of Denmark's oldest lighthouses and the first to have a flashing light. It was built on the island of Christianso in the northern Baltic Sea.

    1808 · Dannebrogordenens Haederstegn

    Age 12

    Dannebrogordenens Haederstegn, The Cross of Honour of the Order of the Dannebrog, is an award connected to the Danish Order of the Dannebrog. The cross was instituted by King Frederick VI of Denmark and Norway on June 28, 1808 and was named Dannebrogsmendenes Haederstegn until 1952. The award is given to any Dane who has provided a service to Denmark through a noble deed. The cross is considered an additional recognition if awarded to someone who is already a holder of the Order.

    1829 · Oldest Leather Goods in Denmark

    Age 33

    Kuffert Sorensen was established in 1829 by Carl Peter Sorensen as a leather goods company. Today the business has five locations and each are run by a member of the Sorensen family.

    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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