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Christian Jensen
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Birth: Feb. 10, 1871
Aarhus
Midtjylland, Denmark
Death: Jan. 24, 1948
Madison
Dane County
Wisconsin, USA

Christian married Christina Petersen in November of 1891 in Denmark. They immigrated in 1894. They were the parents of 10 children: James, Maurice, Mary, Arthur, Anna, Harold, Alfred, Ernest, Alice, and Clarence.


Jan 24, 1948 - Racine Journal Times - Jensen, Christ 609 Arthur Ave. Age 76, Passed away this morning at the Wisconsin General Hospital at Madison following a short illness. Mr. Jensen was born in Aarhus, Denmark Feb. 10, 1871. Funeral arrangements are being completed at Christiansen's Chapel and will be announced Monday.

Jan 26, 1948 - Racine Journal Times - Jensen, Christ 609 Arthur Ave. Age 76. Passed away Jan. 24 at the Wisconsin General Hospital, Madison, following a short illness. Born in Aarhus, Denmark, Feb. 10, 1871, Mr. Jensen came to Racine from Denmark 53 years ago. He was a carpenter. He was married to the former Christina Petersen, who passed away five years ago. He was a member of Our Savior's Lutheran Church.

Surviving are seven sons: James, Arthur, Alfred, and Clarence of Racine; Maurice, Harold, and Ernest of Muskegon, Mich.; three daughters: Mrs. Fred Tremmel and Mrs. Joseph Kreuser both of Racine, and Mrs. Frank Jacobson of Rockford, Illinois; 31 grandchildren; eight great grandchildren.

Funeral services will be held Wednesday. 2 p.m. at Our Savior's Lutheran Church. Rev. M.G. Christensen officiating. Burial will be in Graceland Cemetery. Friends may call at Christiansen's Chapel Tuesday evening. Wednesday morning the body will be removed to the church to lie in state from 11 a.m. until the time of services. 
 
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 Spouse:
  Christina Petersen Jensen (1869 - 1943)
 
 Children:
  Maurice Jensen (____ - 1977)*
  Mary Jensen Tremmel (1896 - 1990)*
  Anna Jensen Jacobsen (1902 - 1998)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Graceland Cemetery
Racine
Racine County
Wisconsin, USA
 
Created by: Geo Clinton
Record added: Dec 12, 2012
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Christian Jensen
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