When Kirsten Jensen was born on 15 October 1846, in Tørrild, Nørup, Koldinghus, Denmark, her father, Jens Hansen Soedauer, was 42 and her mother, Ane Marie Christensdatter, was 45. She lived in Nørup, Tørrild, Vejle, Denmark for about 5 years.
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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