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Eleanor Margaret Jensen Shanahan
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Birth: Jul. 22, 1897
Chicago
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.

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

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

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

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

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

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

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


 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Andrew Havig Jensen (1860 - 1930)
  Lena Olson Jensen (1860 - 1938)
 
 Siblings:
  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)*
  Eleanor Margaret Jensen Shanahan (1897 - 1987)
  Alvin Jensen (1899 - 1986)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Mount Emblem Cemetery
Elmhurst
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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