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Peter Joseph Jensen
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Birth: Dec. 31, 1869
Iron County
Utah, USA
Death: Jun. 5, 1957
Salt Lake City
Salt Lake County
Utah, USA

Son of Peter Miller Jensen and Mary Mortensen

Husband of Elida Artimesia Snow, married 29 Jun 1898 in St. George, Washington, Utah

Occupation: Teacher - Historian


The Salt Lake Tribune June 6, 1957

Peter Joseph Jensen, 87, 3420 S. 9th East, Salt Lake City, died Wednesday afternoon at a Salt Lake City hospital of causes incident to age.

Born Dec. 31, 1869, Parowan, to Peter M. Jensen and Mary Mortensen. Graduate BYU. Taught LDS High School in Salt Lake City for 27 years and at BYU.

June 29, 1898, married Artimesia Snow in St. George Temple. She died November 1955. On Oct. 9, 1956, married Emma Smith in Salt Lake City Temple.

Survivors: widow; son, Grant S., Salt Lake City; five daughters, Mrs. Reginald (Mesia) Beales, Mrs. Edward (Helen) Holmes, Mrs. William (Florence) Goeglein, all of Salt Lake City; Mrs. Gregory (Elida) Austin, Provo; Mrs. Robert (Marjorie) Holt, Waco, Tex.; three brothers and four sisters, 26 grandchildren, 15 great-grandchildren.

Links to children:
Artimesia Jensen Beales

Marjorie Jensen Holt

Grant Snow Jensen

Florence Jensen Goeglein Christensen
Family links: 
  Peter Miller Jensen (1842 - 1930)
  Mary Pedersen Mortensen Jensen (1847 - 1903)
  Elida Artemesia Snow Jensen (1875 - 1955)
  Elida Jensen Austin (1910 - 1995)*
  Anthon Snow Jensen (1912 - 1913)*
  Earl Snow Jensen (1913 - 1922)*
  Florence Mary Jensen Goeglein Christensen (1917 - 2011)*
  Peter Joseph Jensen (1869 - 1957)
  Amelia Jensen Topham (1872 - 1967)*
  Lenore Jensen Fisher (1876 - 1935)*
  Gertrude Evelyn Jensen Pack (1882 - 1930)*
*Calculated relationship
Salt Lake City Cemetery
Salt Lake City
Salt Lake County
Utah, USA
Plot: U_24_10_1W
Created by: Gen-Sher
Record added: Jan 16, 2012
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Peter Joseph Jensen
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Peter Joseph Jensen
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Peter Joseph Jensen
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- Gen-Sher
 Added: Jan. 16, 2012

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