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
1816–1894
Lena Martine Jensdatter
1850–1899
Marriage: 16 September 1865
Hermine Jensen
1867–
Joseph Jensen
1869–1870
Sarah Jensen
1871–1871
Rachel Jensen
1872–1893
Nora Jensen
1873–1892
Hyrum Jensen
1875–1902
James Nelson Jensen
1877–1958
Jacob Jensen
1879–1938
Isaac Abraham Jensen
1881–1959
Clarence Jensen
1886–1906
Emma Katherine Jensen
1895–1953

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    16 September 1865Endowment House, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States
  • Children

    (11)

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    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings

    (9)

    +4 More Children

    World Events (8)

    1852
    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.
    1865
    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.

    Possible Related Names

    Leena

    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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