Carolina Jorgenson

3 September 1854–3 February 1936 (Age 81)
Hals, Ålborghus, Denmark

The Life Summary of Carolina

When Carolina Jorgenson was born on 3 September 1854, in Hals, Ålborghus, Denmark, her father, Peter Jorgensen, was 38 and her mother, Louise Janine Hansen, was 28. She married James Alexander Kent in 1871, in Logan, Cache, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 1 daughter. She lived in Cache, Utah Territory, United States in 1860. She died on 3 February 1936, in Logan, Cache, Utah, United States, at the age of 81, and was buried in Logan, Cache, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

James Alexander Kent
1855–1894
Carolina Jorgenson
1854–1936
Marriage: 1871
James Bell Kent
1872–1959
Caroline Kent
1874–
Adam Peter Kent
1877–
William Curtain Kent Sr
1880–1938
Joseph Heber Kent
1882–1945
Osborn Julius Kent
1883–1948

Spouse and Children

Children

(6)

+1 More Child

Parents and Siblings

Siblings

(10)

+5 More Children

World Events (8)

1859 · Copenhagen Waterworks
Age 5
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.
1863
Age 9
Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1876 · The First Worlds Fair in the U.S.
Age 22
The First official World's Fair, was held to celebrate the 100th anniversary of the signing of the Declaration of Independence in Philadelphia. 37 Countries provided venues for all to see.

Name Meaning

Respelling of Jørgensen or Jörgensen ( see Jorgensen ) or the Swedish cognate Jörgens(s)on.

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

Possible Related Names

Jorgensen

Sources (10)

  • Carolina Kent, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Caroline Johnson in household of Peter Johnson, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Carolina Kent, "United States Census, 1910"

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