Lena Martine Jensdatter

4 February 1850–April 1899 (Age 49)
Nørrebroen, Elling, Horns, Hjørring, Denmark

The Life Summary of Lena Martine

When Lena Martine Jensdatter was born on 4 February 1850, in Nørrebroen, Elling, Horns, Hjørring, Denmark, her father, Jens Larsen, was 40 and her mother, Christiane Jacobsdatter, was 33. She married Christen Jensen on 16 September 1865, in Endowment House, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 6 sons and 5 daughters. She lived in Hune, Hvetbo, Hjørring, Denmark in 1855 and Jetsmark, Jetsmark, Hvetbo, Hjørring, Denmark in 1860. She died in April 1899, in Montpelier, Bear Lake, Idaho, United States, at the age of 49, and was buried in Montpelier City Cemetery, Montpelier, Bear Lake, Idaho, United States.

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Family Time Line

Christen Jensen
Lena Martine Jensdatter
Marriage: 16 September 1865
Hermine Jensen
Joseph Jensen
Sarah Jensen
Rachel Jensen
Nora Jensen
Hyrum Jensen
James Nelson Jensen
Jacob Jensen
Isaac Abraham Jensen
Clarence Jensen
Emma Katherine Jensen

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    16 September 1865Endowment House, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States
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    World Events (8)

    Age 2
    EARLIEST KNOWN BURIAL: Isaac Stanton Warner BIRTH 8 Jul 1829 Genesee County, New York, USA DEATH 14 Mar 1852 (aged 22) Utah, USA BURIAL Montpelier City Cemetery Montpelier, Bear Lake County, Idaho, USA MEMORIAL ID 75272971
    1859 · Copenhagen Waterworks
    Age 9
    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.
    Age 15
    Abraham Lincoln is assassinated by John Wilkes Booth.

    Name Meaning

    Abstracted from various names ending in these syllables, such as Helena and Magdalena. In the United States it was particularly associated with the singer Lena Horne ( 1917–2010 ).

    Dictionary of First Names © Patrick Hanks and Flavia Hodges 1990, 2003, 2006.

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    Story Highlight

    Christian and Lena Jensen

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    Sources (17)

    • Line Martine Jensen in household of Søren Jensen, "Denmark Census, 1860"
    • Louis Martin Jensen in household of Jens Laursen, "Denmark Census, 1855"
    • Legacy NFS Source: Line Martine Jensdatter - Church record: Birth record or certificate: birth: 4 February 1850; Elling, Hjorring, Denmark

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