Helsine Sena Hjetting

11 April 1818–7 January 1890 (Age 71)
Borup, Borup, Støvring, Randers, Denmark

The Life Summary of Helsine Sena

When Helsine Sena Hjetting was born on 11 April 1818, in Borup, Borup, Støvring, Randers, Denmark, her father, Jens Jensen Hjetting, was 53 and her mother, Karen Sophia Frederiksdatter Soelsbeck, was 32. She married Magnus Carl Friderich Bohne on 29 January 1843, in Copenhagen, Denmark. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 1 daughter. She lived in Randers, Denmark for about 5 years. She died on 7 January 1890, in Mount Pleasant, Sanpete, Utah, United States, at the age of 71, and was buried in Mount Pleasant, Sanpete, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Magnus Carl Friderich Bohne
Helsine Sena Hjetting
Marriage: 29 January 1843
Jens Carl Jacob Bohne
Henry Martin Bohne
Martin Sophus Bohne
Sophia Anena Bohne
Joseph Smith Bohne

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    29 January 1843Copenhagen, Denmark
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    World Events (8)

    1819 · Panic! of 1819
    Age 1
    With the Aftermath of the Napoleonic Wars the global market for trade was down. During this time, America had its first financial crisis and it lasted for only two years. 
    1829 · Oldest Leather Goods in Denmark
    Age 11
    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.
    Age 28
    U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.

    Name Meaning

    Some characteristic forenames: Scandinavian Knud, Lennart, Nils.Swedish: probably a habitational name for someone from the province of Hälsingland. This surname is also found in Finland.Norwegian: habitational name from a farmstead named Helsing. The farm name possibly indicated that the occupant was someone from Hälsingland in Sweden (see 1 above).

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

    Story Highlight

    3. The Rock House

    On a farm in Mt. Pleasant, Sanpete County, Utah, just across the line from Fairview, stands a two-story rock house; boarded up, run down, gate askew and overgrown. This house was once beautiful an …

    Sources (30)

    • Helsine Hjekling in household of Severine Smith, "Denmark Census, 1850"
    • Sena in entry for Martin S Bohne and Necklene Nay, "Utah, County Marriages, 1871-1941"
    • Helsina Yetling in entry for Martin S. Sr. Bohne, "Utah Death Certificates, 1904-1964"

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