Anders Jensen

Blovstrød, Blovstrød, Lynge-Kronborg, Frederiksborg, Denmark

The Life of Anders

When Anders Jensen was born on 18 December 1789, in Blovstrød, Blovstrød, Lynge-Kronborg, Frederiksborg, Denmark, his father, Jens Andersen, was 32 and his mother, Kirsten Simonsdatter, was 21.

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Family Time Line

Jens Andersen
Kirsten Simonsdatter
Anders Jensen
Hans Jensen
Peder Jensen
Jens Jensen
Jens Jensen
Rasmus Jensen
Karen Jensdatter
Anne Cathrine Jensdatter
Stine Jensdatter
Anne Kirstine Jensdatter
Niels Jensen
Anne Marie Jensdatter
Johanne Jensdatter

Parents & Siblings

  • Male1757–1840Male

  • Kirsten Simonsdatter




+8 More Children

World Events (6)

1792 · Det Classenske Fideicommis

Age 3

Det Classenske Fideicommis is a Danish charitable foundation formed by the industrialist Major General Johan Frederik Classen after he left behind his wealth and possessions in his will to help alleviate poverty and misery to those in the country. Today, it grants around 2 million kroner annually to those in need.
1794 · Stibo

Age 5

The Stibo Group was founded in 1794 by Niels Lund as a printing company. Today, The Stibo Group provides information management and print technology software for business operations.
1829 · Oldest Leather Goods in Denmark

Age 40

Kuffert Sorensen was established in 1829 by Carl Peter Sorensen as a leather goods company. Today the business has five locations and each are run by a member of the Sorensen family.

Name Meaning

Danish, Norwegian, and North German: patronymic from the personal name Jens, a reduced form of Johannes ( see John ). This is Denmark's most frequent surname.

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • Anders Andersen, "Denmark Baptisms, 1618-1923"
  • 1801 Danish census for Jens Andersen and Kirsten Simonsdatter's family
  • Birth and chridtening of Anders Jensen

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