Mary Ann Jensen

13 December 1858–25 September 1919 (Age 60)
Grundfør Mark, Grundfør, Århus, Denmark

The Life Summary of Mary Ann

When Mary Ann Jensen was born on 13 December 1858, in Grundfør Mark, Grundfør, Århus, Denmark, her father, Christen Jensen Skåblund, was 37 and her mother, Jacobine Kirstine Mogensen, was 22. She married William Henry Skinner on 18 October 1876, in Paris, Bear Lake, Idaho, United States. They were the parents of at least 8 sons and 7 daughters. She lived in Georgetown, Bear Lake, Idaho, United States in 1880 and Bannock, Idaho, United States in 1900. She died on 25 September 1919, in Soda Springs, Caribou, Idaho, United States, at the age of 60, and was buried in Fairview Cemetery, Soda Springs, Caribou, Idaho, United States.

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Family Time Line

William Henry Skinner
Mary Ann Jensen
Marriage: 18 October 1876
Mary Ann Skinner
William Jensen Skinner
George Jensen Skinner
James Henry Skinner
Jane Skinner
John Jensen Skinner
Christina Skinner
Smith Jensen Skinner
Woodruff R Skinner
Heber Jensen Skinner
Stillborn Daughter Skinner
Elizabeth Elain Skinner
Gladys Skinner
Beatrice Skinner
Alfred Rolan Skinner

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    18 October 1876Paris, Bear Lake, Idaho, United States
  • Children


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    World Events (8)

    1859 · Copenhagen Waterworks
    Age 1
    The Copenhagen Waterworks was the first waterworks in Denmark and served the community until 1951. It was one of the first buildings to be built outside Copenhagen's old city walls.
    Age 6
    Historical Boundaries 1864: Oneida, Idaho Territory, United States 1885: Bingham, Idaho Territory, United States 1890: Bingham, Idaho, United States 1893: Bannock, Idaho, United States 1919: Caribou, Idaho, United States
    1875 · A Treaty with Hawaii
    Age 17
    In the Mid 1870s, The United States sought out the Kingdom of Hawaii to make a free trade agreement. The Treaty gave the Hawaiians access to the United States agricultural markets and it gave the United States a part of land which later became Pearl Harbor.

    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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    Sources (55)

    • Mary A Skinner in household of William Skinner, "United States Census, 1900"
    • Mary Ann Johnson, "Idaho, County Marriages, 1864-1950"
    • Mary Jensen in entry for George Jensen Skinner, "Utah Death Certificates, 1904-1964"

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