Johanne Claudia Jensen

8 November 1849–
Povlsker, Bornholm, Denmark

The Life of Johanne Claudia

When Johanne Claudia Jensen was born on 8 November 1849, her father, Jens Andersen, was 49 and her mother, Valborg Kirstine Clausdatter, was 41. She lived in Povlsker, Sønder, Bornholm, Denmark in 1850 and Povlsker, Bornholm, Denmark for about 10 years.

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Family Time Line

Jens Andersen
1800–1883
Valborg Kirstine Clausdatter
1808–1875
Anders Jensen
1829–
Hans Peter Jensen
1831–1831
Margrethe Kirstine Jensen
1832–
Anthonette Christine Jensen
1835–
Hans Peder Jensen
1837–1892
Karen Kirstine Jensen
1839–
Jens Andreas Jensen
1843–
Laurits Otto Jensen
1846–1889
Johanne Claudia Jensen
1849–

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World Events (6)

1850 · Translation of the Book of Mormon into Danish

Age 1

Erastus Snow and Peter Hansen translated the Book of Mormon into Danish after six months of being in the country. This translation was the first full translation of the Book of Mormon into another language, after English.
1859 · Copenhagen Waterworks

Age 10

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.
1914

Age 65

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)

  • Johanne Claudie Jensen in household of Jens Andersen, "Denmark Census, 1850"
  • Johanne Claudine Jensen in household of Jens Andersen, "Denmark Census, 1870"
  • Johanne Claudine Jensen in household of Jens Andersen, "Denmark Census, 1860"

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