When Anna Jensen was born on 7 December 1846, in Södra Rörum, Frosta, Malmöhus, Sweden, her father, Ola Jönsson, was 37 and her mother, Ingar Erlandsdotter, was 36. She married Johannes Larsen on 25 November 1866, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 6 sons and 4 daughters. She lived in Logan, Cache, Utah, United States in 1880 and Preston, Oneida, Idaho, United States in 1910. She died on 25 March 1923, in Preston, Franklin, Idaho, United States, at the age of 76, and was buried in Logan, Cache, Utah, United States.
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 .
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