Nils Peter Jensen

4 March 1855–26 December 1938 (Age 83)
Landskrona, Malmöhus, Sweden

The Life Summary of Nils Peter

When Nils Peter Jensen was born on 4 March 1855, in Landskrona, Malmöhus, Sweden, his father, Olaf Jonsson, was 33 and his mother, Elsa Persdotter, was 26. He married Bertha Elmina Davis on 14 November 1906, in Spring Glen, Carbon, Utah, United States. He died on 26 December 1938, in Spring Glen, Carbon, Utah, United States, at the age of 83, and was buried in Spring Glen, Carbon, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Nils Peter Jensen
1855–1938
Bertha Elmina Davis
1890–1951
Marriage: 14 November 1906

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    14 November 1906Spring Glen, Carbon, Utah, United States
  • Parents and Siblings

    Siblings

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    World Events (8)

    1863
    Age 8
    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
    1873 · The Swedish Krona Becomes National Currency
    Age 18
    The Swedish krona replaced the Swedish riksdaler as the national currency in 1873.
    1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield
    Age 26
    Garfield was shot twice by Charles J. Guitea at Railroad Station in Washington, D.C. on July 2, 1881. After eleven weeks of intensive and other care Garfield died in Elberon, New Jersey, the second of four presidents to be assassinated, following Abraham Lincoln.

    Name Meaning

    Some characteristic forenames: Scandinavian Erik, Nels, Niels, Lars, Holger, Einer, Jorgen, Bent, Knud, Per, Ove, Morten.Danish, Norwegian, and North German: patronymic from the personal name Jens, a shortened form of Johannes (see John ). This is the most frequent surname in Denmark. In North America, this surname is also an altered form of the variant Jenssen . Compare Jenson 2 and Johnson .English: variant of Jennison .

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

    Possible Related Names

    Jenssen
    John

    Sources (3)

    • Nels P Jensen, "United States Census, 1910"
    • Nelse Peter Jensen, "Utah Death Certificates, 1904-1956"
    • Nels P Jensen, "United States Census, 1930"

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