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Eleanor Margaret Jensen Shanahan
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Birth: Jul. 22, 1897
Cook County
Illinois, USA
Death: Mar., 1987
River Forest
Cook County
Illinois, USA

Eleanor Margaret Jensen (1897-1987) was a telephone operator, then a housewife. (b. July 22, 1897; Chicago, Cook County, Illinois, USA - d. March 1987; River Forest, Cook County, Illinois, 60305, USA) Social Security Number 330228596.

Eleanor was the daughter of Andrew Havig Jensen (1861-1930) and Lena Olson (1860-1938) aka Hannah Eline Olsdatter, of Farsund, Norway.

July 22, 1897 in Chicago, Cook County, Illinois.

She married Mahlon Edward Shanahan (1900-1993) and had two children: John Mahlon Shanahan (1923-1994); and Sandra.

In the 1917 Chicago City Directory Eleanor was listed as working as an "operator" and living at 4940 West Austin Avenue.

She died in 1987 and was buried in Mount Emblem Cemetery.

Eleanor Margaret Jensen (1897-1987) was the first cousin, twice removed of Richard Arthur Norton (1958- ).

Researched and written by Richard Arthur Norton (1958- ) for Findagrave starting on November 20, 2003.

Family links: 
  Andrew Havig Jensen (1860 - 1930)
  Lena Olson Jensen (1860 - 1938)
  Mary Jensen Rath Hemwall (1884 - 1969)*
  Thea Olive Jensen Caro (1885 - 1910)*
  Leif Jensen (1886 - 1955)*
  Josette Dorothea Jensen Gogerty (1888 - 1940)*
  Leonard Arthur Jensen (1890 - 1979)*
  Sally Jensen Holm (1891 - 1965)*
  Marguerite Jensen Woods (1892 - 1986)*
  Goldie Jensen Holm (1895 - 1967)*
  Eleanor Margaret Jensen Shanahan (1897 - 1987)
  Alvin Jensen (1899 - 1986)*
*Calculated relationship
Mount Emblem Cemetery
DuPage County
Illinois, USA
Created by: Richard Arthur Norton (1...
Record added: Nov 20, 2003
Find A Grave Memorial# 8107708
Eleanor Margaret <i>Jensen</i> Shanahan
Added by: Richard Arthur Norton (1958- )
Eleanor Margaret <i>Jensen</i> Shanahan
Added by: Richard Arthur Norton (1958- )
Eleanor Margaret <i>Jensen</i> Shanahan
Added by: Richard Arthur Norton (1958- )
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