Inger Nielsen

27 October 1843–20 December 1926 (Age 83)
Svendborg, Fyn, Denmark

The Life Summary of Inger

When Inger Nielsen was born on 27 October 1843, in Svendborg, Fyn, Denmark, her father, Hans I Nielsen, was 21 and her mother, Johanne Christine Andersen, was 25. She married Jens Peter Jensen on 22 October 1861, in Hyrum, Cache, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 3 daughters. She lived in Ølsemagle, Køge, Roskilde, Denmark in 1880. She died on 20 December 1926, in Hyrum, Cache, Utah, United States, at the age of 83, and was buried in Hyrum, Cache, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Jens Peter Jensen
Inger Nielsen
Marriage: 22 October 1861
Hans Peter Jensen
James Peter Jensen
Maria Hannah Jensen
Emma Inger Margret Jensen
Hyrum P. Jensen
Martha Ann Jensen

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    22 October 1861Hyrum, Cache, Utah, United States
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    World Events (8)

    Age 3
    U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.
    1847 · Casino Theatre (Copenhagen)
    Age 4
    The Casino Theatre was built as an entertainment center by Georg Carstensen but was converted into a theatre in 1848. After many years of never gaining popularity, it was closed in 1937 and demolished in 1960.
    Age 22
    Abraham Lincoln is assassinated by John Wilkes Booth.

    Name Meaning

    Some characteristic forenames: Scandinavian Erik, Niels, Jorgen, Knud, Lars, Nels, Bent, Borge, Holger, Ove, Einer, Oluf.Danish, Norwegian, and North German: patronymic from the personal name Niels, a shortened form of Nikolaus (see Nicholas ). Compare Nielson , Neilsen , Nelsen , Nilsen , and Nilson .

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

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    Story Highlight

    Journal: Samuel A Woolley leader that led Hans I Nielsen and Family across the planes.

    Journal: Samuel A. Woolley Company of 1861 Contributed By: Bob Stutz · 12 May 2014 · 0 Comments Samuel A. Woolley Company of 1861 Omaha, Nebraska / July 12-13 to September 22
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    Sources (43)

    • Inger Nielsen in household of Jens Jensen, "Denmark Census, 1880"
    • Inger Nielsen in entry for Hans Peter Jensen and Elsie Kornmuller, "Utah, County Marriages, 1887-1937"
    • Inger Nielsen in entry for Hyrum Jensen, "Utah Death Certificates, 1904-1964"

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