Peder Jensen

28 March 1904–19 January 1951 (Age 46)
Ikast, Lundenæs, Denmark

The Life Summary of Peder

When Peder Jensen was born on 28 March 1904, in Ikast, Lundenæs, Denmark, his father, Karl Jensen, was 29 and his mother, Maren Smedegaard Kristensen, was 30. He married Anna Kristine Dinesen on 11 November 1933, in Herning, Lundenæs, Denmark. He lived in Herning, Hammerum, Ringkøbing, Denmark in 1916 and Herning, Lundenæs, Denmark in 1925. He died on 19 January 1951, at the age of 46.

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Peder Jensen
Anna Kristine Dinesen
Marriage: 11 November 1933

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World Events (6)

Age 10
World War I. Denmark remains neutral throughout the war.
Age 13
The United States take possession of the Virgin Islands. The islands are purchased from Denmark for $25 million the year before.
Age 35
Denmark signs 10-year non-aggression pact with Nazi Germany.

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.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Peder Jensen in household of Carl Jensen, "Denmark Census, 1916"
  • Peder Jensen in household of Carl Jensen, "Denmark Census, 1925"
  • Peter Jensen in household of Carl Jensen, "Denmark Census, 1906"

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