Christian Jensen

16 May 1845–
Ulsted, Kær, Ålborg, Denmark

The Life of Christian

When Christian Jensen was born on 16 May 1845, in Ulsted, Kær, Ålborg, Denmark, his father, Jens Peter Larsen, was 32 and his mother, Else Marie Larsdatter, was 27. He had at least 2 daughters with Johanne Marie Jensdatter.

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Family Time Line

Christian Jensen
1845–
Johanne Marie Jensdatter
1841–1929
Else Marie Jensen
1861–1935
Caroline Frederikke Jensen
1864–

Spouse and Children

children

(2)

    Else Marie Jensen

    Female1861–1935Female

    Caroline Frederikke Jensen

    Female1864–Female

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(4)

World Events (6)

1847 · Casino Theatre (Copenhagen)

Age 2

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.
1849

Age 4

Denmark becomes a constitutional monarchy. A two-chamber parliament is established.
1914

Age 69

World War I. Denmark remains neutral throughout the war.

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)

  • Christian Jensen in household of Jens Peter Larsen, "Denmark Census, 1850"
  • Christian Jensen in household of Jens Larsen, "Denmark Census, 1860"
  • Jens Christian Nielsen in entry for Karoline Jensen, "Denmark Church Records, 1484-1941"

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