Maren Hansen

25 March 1861–
Lyngå, Århus, Denmark

The Life of Maren

When Maren Hansen was born on 25 March 1861, in Lyngå, Århus, Denmark, her father, Hans Sorensen, was 32 and her mother, Christine Jensen, was 25. She married Anders Jensen on 14 May 1890, in Lyngå, Lyngå, Århus, Denmark. They were the parents of at least 2 daughters. She lived in Lyngå, Sabro, Århus, Denmark for about 55 years.

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Family Time Line

Anders Jensen
Maren Hansen
Marriage: 14 May 1890
Sigrid Jensen
Asta Jensen

Spouse and Children

14 May 1890
Lyngå, Lyngå, Århus, Denmark


Parents and Siblings

    Hans Sorensen


    Christine Jensen





    Ane Cathrine Hansen


    Soren Hansen


    Jens Peter Hansen


World Events (7)

1868 · Magasin Du Nord

Age 7

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.

Age 53

World War I. Denmark remains neutral throughout the war.

Age 56

The United States take possession of the Virgin Islands. The islands are purchased from Denmark for $25 million the year before.

Name Meaning

Danish, Norwegian, Dutch, and North German: patronymic from the personal name Hans .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Maren Jensen in household of Anders Jensen, "Denmark Census, 1925"
  • Maren Jensen in household of Anders Jensen, "Denmark Census, 1930"
  • Maren Hansen in household of Hans Sorensen, "Denmark Census, 1890"

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