When Martha Jensina Marcussen was born on 5 April 1850, in Horsens, Vor Frelsers, Nim, Skanderborg, Denmark, her father, Rasmus Marcusen, was 42 and her mother, Karen Marie Christensen, was 37. She married Henry Holmes on 22 February 1868, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States. She lived in Eden, Weber, Utah, United States in 1880 and Cisco, Grand, Utah, United States in 1900. She died on 23 August 1935, in Moab, Grand, Utah, United States, at the age of 85, and was buried in Grand Valley Cemetery, Moab, Grand, Utah, United States.
Some characteristic forenames: Scandinavian Erik, Alf, Britt. German Hans, Kurt, Otto.
Danish, Norwegian, North German, and Dutch: patronymic from the personal name Marcus (see Mark 1). In North America, this surname is also an altered form of the variant Markussen .
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HISTORY OF MARTHA JENSINA MARCUSSEN HOLMES HAMMOND by her granddaughter, Alice Karen Sorensen Mower April 1982 Martha Holmes was the only grandmother I knew and I loved her dearly. I remember her …
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