Jens Jorgen Andersen

17 September 1838–18 June 1914 (Age 75)
Odense, Denmark

The Life Summary of Jens Jorgen

Jens Jorgen Andersen was born on 17 September 1838, in Odense, Denmark. He died on 18 June 1914, at the age of 75, and was buried in Fountain Green, Sanpete, Utah, United States.

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World Events (8)

1846
Age 8
U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.
1847 · Casino Theatre (Copenhagen)
Age 9
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.
1859 · Copenhagen Waterworks
Age 21
The Copenhagen Waterworks was the first waterworks in Denmark and served the community until 1951. It was one of the first buildings to be built outside Copenhagen's old city walls.

Name Meaning

Danish and Norwegian: patronymic from the personal name Anders, a vernacular form of Andreas .

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

Possible Related Names

Andreas
Ander
Anderson

Sources (2)

  • James Jorgen Andersen, "Find A Grave Index"
  • Jens Jorgen Andersen, "Utah Mormon Pioneer Overland Travel Database, 1847-1868"

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