Maren Jensen

28 February 1837–
Bederslev, Odense, Denmark

The Life of Maren

When Maren Jensen was born on 28 February 1837, in Bederslev, Odense, Denmark, her father, Jens Hansen, was 48 and her mother, Mette Madsdr, was 37. She married Jens Andreas Almind on 16 February 1866, in Krogsbølle, Odense, Denmark. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 1 daughter. She lived in Odense, Denmark for about 36 years.

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Family Time Line

Jens Andreas Almind
Maren Jensen
Marriage: 16 February 1866
Jens Christian Almind
Anders Peder Almind
Ernst Anton Almind
Anthon Andreas Almind
Emma Almind

Spouse and Children

16 February 1866
Krogsbølle, Odense, Denmark


Parents and Siblings



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World Events (7)

1847 · Casino Theatre (Copenhagen)

Age 10

The Casino Theatre was built as an entertainment center by Georg Carstensen but was converted into a theatre in 1848. After many years of never gaining popularity, it was closed in 1937 and demolished in 1960.

Age 12

Denmark becomes a constitutional monarchy. A two-chamber parliament is established.
1868 · Magasin Du Nord

Age 31

Magasin is a Danish chain of department stores that was founded in 1868 in Copenhagen and still exists today. They can be found in Denmark, Sweden, Iceland, and the UK.

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)

  • Maren Almind, "Denmark Census, 1906"
  • Maren Almind F Jensen, "Denmark Census, 1901"
  • Maren Almind in household of Jens Andreas Almind, "Denmark Census, 1890"

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