Anna Johanna Jensen

15 March 1855–20 May 1928 (Age 73)
Tranbjerg, Havreballegård, Denmark

The Life Summary of Anna Johanna

When Anna Johanna Jensen was born on 15 March 1855, in Tranbjerg, Havreballegård, Denmark, her father, Niels Christiansen Jensen, was 28 and her mother, Karen Jensdatter, was 27. She married Frederick Anderson Sr. on 5 April 1875, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 7 sons and 4 daughters. She lived in Tiset, Ning, Århus, Denmark in 1860. She died on 20 May 1928, in Castle Dale, Emery, Utah, United States, at the age of 73, and was buried in Castle Dale, Emery, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Frederick Anderson Sr.
Anna Johanna Jensen
Marriage: 5 April 1875
Frederick Anderson Jr
Catherine Anne Anderson
Joseph Anderson
Hannah Caroline Anderson
Dena Anderson
Emma Anderson
James Erastus Anderson
Niels Christian Anderson
Parley Pratt Anderson
Ervin Andrew Anderson
Levi Anderson

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    5 April 1875Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States
  • Children


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    +5 More Children

    World Events (8)

    1859 · Copenhagen Waterworks
    Age 4
    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.
    1859 · Copenhagen Zoo
    Age 4
    The Copenhagen Zoo was founded in 1859 and is one of the oldest zoos in Europe. It was founded by a ornithologist named Niels Kjaebolling and the first animals that were at the opening were eagles, chickens, ducks, owls, rabbits, a fox, a seal and a turtle. The oldest building still is in use as a stable for the yak exibit. It is open everyday from 9:00am to 8:00pm (20:00).
    1875 · A Treaty with Hawaii
    Age 20
    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 (38)

    • Ane Johanne Nielsen in household of Niels Christiansen, "Denmark Census, 1860"
    • Hannah in entry for Ervin Andrew Anderson, "Utah, Salt Lake County Death Records, 1849-1949"
    • Hannah Andersen in household of Frederick Andersen, "United States Census, 1880"

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