Maren Sophie Larsen

30 November 1848–1 September 1911 (Age 62)
Tybjerg, Præstø, Denmark

The Life of Maren Sophie

When Maren Sophie Larsen was born on 30 November 1848, in Tybjerg, Præstø, Denmark, her father, Lars Hansen, was 30 and her mother, Maren Hansdr, was 27. She married Andreas Jensen on 19 June 1869, in Herlufmagle, Præstø, Denmark. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 5 daughters. She lived in Herlufmagle, Tybjerg, Præstø, Denmark in 1880 and Copenhagen, Denmark for about 21 years. She died on 1 September 1911, at the age of 62.

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Family Time Line

Andreas Jensen
Maren Sophie Larsen
Marriage: 19 June 1869
Anna Marie Jensen
Karoline Margrethe Jensen
Jacobine Margrethe Jensen
Lars Christian Jensen
Harold Frederek Jensen
Sophie Magdalene Jensen
Axel Oluf Jensen
Andrea Jensen

Spouse and Children

19 June 1869
Herlufmagle, Præstø, Denmark


+3 More Children

Parents and Siblings



    Ellen Sophie Larsdr


    Christian Larsen



    Ellen Sophie Larsdatter


    Ane Margrethe Larsdr


+1 More Child

World Events (3)


Age 1

Denmark becomes a constitutional monarchy. A two-chamber parliament is established.
1850 · Translation of the Book of Mormon into Danish

Age 2

Erastus Snow and Peter Hansen translated the Book of Mormon into Danish after six months of being in the country. This translation was the first full translation of the Book of Mormon into another language, after English.
1868 · Magasin Du Nord

Age 20

Magasin is a Danish chain of department stores that was founded in 1868 in Copenhagen and still exists today. They can be found in Denmark, Sweden, Iceland, and the UK.

Name Meaning

Danish and Norwegian: patronymic from the personal name Lars, Scandinavian equivalent of Lawrence .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Karen Marie Larsd in household of Lars Hansen, "Denmark Census, 1860"
  • Maren Sophie Jensen in household of Andreas Jensen, "Denmark Census, 1890"
  • Maren Sofie Jensen, "Denmark Census, 1911"

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