Christian Jensen Jr.

17 November 1868–20 January 1958 (Age 89)
Ephraim, Sanpete, Utah, United States

The Life Summary of Christian

When Christian Jensen Jr. was born on 17 November 1868, in Ephraim, Sanpete, Utah, United States, his father, Christen Jensen, was 45 and his mother, Barbara Jensdatter, was 41. He married Allie Zittella Rogers on 25 April 1894, in Manti, Sanpete, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 4 daughters. He lived in Medicine Hat, Alberta, Canada in 1911. He died on 20 January 1958, in Magrath, Cardston, Alberta, Canada, at the age of 89, and was buried in Magrath Cemetery, Magrath, Cardston, Alberta, Canada.

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Family Time Line

Christian Jensen Jr.
1868–1958
Allie Zittella Rogers
1871–1944
Marriage: 25 April 1894
Afton Lovina Jensen
1898–1999
Cleo Barbara Jensen
1904–1981
Lalovee Rogers Jensen
1907–1985
Allie Mae Jensen
1910–2008
Beatrice Josephine Jensen
1915–2002

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    25 April 1894Manti, Sanpete, Utah, United States
  • Children

    (5)

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings

    (8)

    +3 More Children

    World Events (8)

    1869
    Age 1
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    1870 · The Fifteenth Amendment
    Age 2
    Prohibits the federal government and each state from denying a citizen the right to vote based on that citizen's race, color, or previous condition of servitude. It was the last of the Reconstruction Amendments.
    1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson
    Age 28
    A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.

    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.

    Possible Related Names

    Jenssen
    John

    Story Highlight

    History of Christian Jensen Jr.

    HISTORY of CHRISTIAN JENSEN JR. Assembled and written by his son, Lalovee R. Jensen Source of Material: His Father Excerpt from "HISTORY of CHRISTIAN JENSEN and BARBARA CHRISTENSEN JENSEN and T …

    Sources (51)

    • Chistian Jensen, "Canada, Prairie Provinces Census, 1926"
    • Christian Jensen, "Utah, County Marriages, 1887-1940"
    • Christian Jensen, "Canada Census, 1916"

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