Jens Adolf Madsen

3 August 1868–20 September 1953 (Age 85)
Strølille, Strø, Frederiksborg, Denmark

The Life of Jens Adolf

When Jens Adolf Madsen was born on 3 August 1868, in Strølille, Strø, Frederiksborg, Denmark, his father, Mads Olsen, was 34 and his mother, Ellen Jensen, was 32. He had at least 1 daughter with Dorthea Sophie Petersen. He lived in Copenhagen, Denmark for about 24 years. He died on 20 September 1953, in Copenhagen, Copenhagen, Denmark, at the age of 85.

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Family Time Line

Jens Adolf Madsen
1868–1953
Dorthea Sophie Petersen
1864–1943
Ellen Sophia Madsen
1888–1971

Spouse and Children

children

(1)

Parents and Siblings

    Mads Olsen

    Male1834–1905Male

    Ellen Jensen

    Female1836–1910Female

siblings

(1)

World Events (4)

1914

Age 46

World War I. Denmark remains neutral throughout the war.
1917

Age 49

The United States take possession of the Virgin Islands. The islands are purchased from Denmark for $25 million the year before.
1939

Age 71

Denmark signs 10-year non-aggression pact with Nazi Germany.

Name Meaning

Danish and Norwegian: patronymic from a pet form of Mathias ( see Matthew ).

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

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Sources (3)

  • Jens Adolf Madsen, "Denmark Census, 1911"
  • Jens Adolf Madsen, "Denmark Census, 1916"
  • Jens Adolf Madsen, "Denmark Census, 1925"

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