Hans Peter Jensen

3 March 1815–29 May 1883 (Age 68)
Hagested, Hagested, Tuse, Holbæk, Denmark

The Life Summary of Hans Peter

When Hans Peter Jensen was born on 3 March 1815, in Hagested, Hagested, Tuse, Holbæk, Denmark, his father, Jens Pedersen, was 35 and his mother, Kirsten Hansdatter, was 32. He married Anne Marie Clausen on 8 April 1842, in Sundby, Dueholm, Denmark. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 2 daughters. He lived in Utah, United States in 1870 and Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States in 1880. In 1854, at the age of 39, his occupation is listed as blacksmith in Brigham City, Box Elder, Utah, United States. He died on 29 May 1883, in Brigham City, Box Elder, Utah, United States, at the age of 68, and was buried in Brigham City Cemetery, Brigham City, Box Elder, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Hans Peter Jensen
Nicoline Eriksen
Marriage: 6 November 1859
Eva Susannah Jensen
Bertha Magdalene Jensen
Niels Peter Jensen
Frederick Peter Jensen
Ida Rosena Jensen
Charlotte Marie Jensen
Ezra Peter Jensen
Clara Lillian Jensen
Eileen Jensen
Cora Cleopa Jensen

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  • Marriage
    6 November 1859President's Office, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States
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    World Events (8)

    1818 · Danmarks Nationalbank
    Age 3
    Danmarks Nationalbank is the central bank of the Kingdom of Denmark and serves as an independent and credible institution that issues the krone, the Danish currency. The bank undertakes all functions related to the management of the Danish central-government debt.
    1819 · Panic! of 1819
    Age 4
    With the Aftermath of the Napoleonic Wars the global market for trade was down. During this time, America had its first financial crisis and it lasted for only two years. 
    1836 · Remember the Alamo
    Age 21
    Being a monumental event in the Texas Revolution, The Battle of the Alamo was a thirteen-day battle at the Alamo Mission near San Antonio. In the early morning of the final battle, the Mexican Army advanced on the Alamo. Quickly being overrun, the Texian Soldiers quickly withdrew inside the building. The battle has often been overshadowed by events from the Mexican–American War, But the Alamo gradually became known as a national battle site and later named an official Texas State Shrine.

    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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    Story Highlight

    Book - History of Abraham Hunsaker and his family - Written by VERNETTA HUNSAKER WINTLE

    Hans PeterHunsaker Hans Peter, the first son of Cathrine Jensen and Abraham Hunsaker, was born on 9 July 1870 at Brigham City. As Cathrine already had four daughters she was very happy when a son wa …

    Sources (159)

    • H P Jensen in entry for Alice Jensen Harris, "California, County Birth and Death Records, 1800-1994"
    • Hans P Jenson, "United States Census, 1860"
    • H P Jensen in entry for Jacob Jensen and Sarah E Stokes, "Utah, County Marriages, 1887-1940"

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