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Jens Jacob Hansen
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Birth: Aug. 29, 1823
Vest-Agder fylke, Norway
Death: Nov. 19, 1865
Vest-Agder fylke, Norway

Jens Jacob Hansen (1823-1864) had his widow and his children emigrate to the United States. (b. August 29, 1823; Farsund, Vest-Agder, Norway - d. November 19, 1865; Farsund, Vest-Agder, Norway)

Birth:
He was the son of Hans Rejnert Johanneson (c1800-?) and Asselene Jacobsen (c1800-?).

Baptism:
He was baptized on September 14, 1823.

Marriage:
He married Anna Marie Gabrielsdatter (1819-1888) of Lund on December 14, 1845 in Farsund, Norway.

Musician:
"Mr. Jensen's father, Jens Jacob Hansen, who passed away in Norway in 1864, an adherent of the Lutheran faith, was a talented violinist, the entire family with one exception being musicians."

Children:
Hans Kristian Jensen (1844-?) who may have been born from a previous marriage; Hans Gabriel Jensen (1846-?) who was born on May 12, 1846 and was baptised on May 21, 1846; Anton Severin Jensen (1848-1906) who was born on December 19, 1848; Juliane Amalie Jensen (1852-?) who was born on November 20, 1852; Anne Marie Jensen (1854-c1895) who married Peter Olsen (1844-1892) and emigrated to Chicago; Johanna Katrine Jensen (1857-1912) aka Catharine Jensen, who was born November 14, 1856 and emigrated to Chicago and married Steffen Barca (c1855-c1895); Jens Julius Jensen (1859-c1903) who married Anna Olsen (1860-?) and emigrated to Chicago; Andrew Havig Jensen (1861-1930) who married Lena Elaine Olson (1860-1938) aka Hannah Eline Olsdatter, in Chicago on May 12, 1883; Johan K. Jensen (1863-?); Henry Jensen (c1866-?); Kristina Jensen (c1866-?); and Tillie Jensen (c1866-?) who may have married John X and had as her children, Pearl, Norman, Stella, and Alice. Other children may exist but have to be confirmed with a death certificate.

Death:
Jens died on November 19, 1865 in Farsund, Norway and was buried in Farsund, Norway.

Widow:
His widow then took most of the children to the United States and settled in Chicago where she died in 1888.

Biography:
From an undated church biography of his son Jens: "Mr. Jensen's father, Jens Jacob Hansen, who passed away in Norway in 1864, an adherent of the Lutheran faith, was a talented violinist, the entire family with one exception being musicians."

Research:
Researched and written by Richard Arthur Norton (1958- ) for Findagrave starting on September 18, 2004.


 
Family links: 
 Spouse:
  Anna Marie Gabrielsen Jensen (1819 - 1888)*
 
 Children:
  Hans Gabriel Jensen (1846 - 1892)*
  Anna Maria Jensen Olsen (1854 - 1896)*
  Johanna Katrine Jensen Barca (1856 - 1912)*
  Jens Julius Jensen (1859 - 1902)*
  Andrew Havig Jensen (1860 - 1930)*
  John Christian Jensen (1863 - 1922)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Herad Kyrkje
Herad
Farsund kommune
Vest-Agder fylke, Norway
 
Created by: Richard Arthur Norton (1...
Record added: Sep 18, 2004
Find A Grave Memorial# 9475749
Jens Jacob Hansen
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Jens Jacob Hansen
Added by: Richard Arthur Norton (1958- )
 
Jens Jacob Hansen
Added by: Richard Arthur Norton (1958- )
 
 
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