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Alice Marie Christensen Jensen
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Birth: Dec. 10, 1897
Fremont
Dodge County
Nebraska, USA
Death: Mar. 26, 1972
Nebraska, USA

MRS. ELMER JENSEN DIED AT HOSPITAL HERE LAST SUNDAY

Mrs. Elmer B. Jensen, long-time resident of Washington County died at Memorial Community Hospital last Sunday, March 26th. She was 74 years of age.

Alice Marie Jensen was born at Fremont, December 10, 1897, but moved to this area as a young woman. She was married to Elmer B. Jensen, December 22, 1920 and they went immediately to their farm on Highway 31 in the south part of the county. They spent their entire active life there until retirement 9 years ago when they moved to Blair. Mr. and Mrs. Jensen live at 2140 Colfax street.

Mrs. Jensen was active in a number of organizations. She was a member of the American Legion Auxiliary at Arlington, the W.S.C.S. of Blair and the Auxiliary of World War I Veterans of Blair.

She is survived by her husband, Elmer B. Jensen and by a son, Allan Eugene Jensen, of Beatrice, Nebraska and a daughter, Mrs. D.H. Smith (Joyce) of Omaha.

A sister, Mrs. Asa B. Staley, lives at Neola, Iowa and a brother, Howard A. Christensen, resides at Chappell, Nebraska. A brother, Bill Christensen, of Lodge Pole, Nebraska, preceded her in death.

Funeral services were held at the First Methodist Church, Wednesday afternoon with the Rev. Charles Gates conducting the service. Burial, under the direction of the Campbell Mortuary, was made in the Prairie View Cemetery in the south part of the county.

The pallbearers were Joe Gutschow, Jr., George Ring, James Jensen, Bill Ray Christensen, Dean Christensen and Leo Hooks.
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Funeral bulletin

ALICE MARIE JENSEN

BORN: December 10, 1897, Fremont, Nebraska

DIED: March 26, 1972, Blair, Nebraska

SERVICES: First Methodist Church , 2 p.m., March 29, 1972

MINISTER: Rev. Charles Gates

MUSIC: Mrs. Eugene Flynn, Keith Vinton

INTERMENT: Prairie View Cemetery

PALLBEARERS: Billy Ray Christensen, George Ring

Jim Gutschow, Dean Christensen

Leo Hooks, Elmer J. Jensen

* * * Obituary and funeral bulletin provided by, and used with the permission of, the Wash. Co. Geo. Soc., Blair, NE ~ Thank you * * *
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Alice M Christensen in household of August Christensen, "United States Census, 1900"

Event Place: Platte Township Ames village, Dodge, Nebraska
Birth Date: Dec 1897
Birthplace: Nebraska
Father's Birthplace: Denmark
Mother's Birthplace: Denmark

Household Gender Age Birthplace
Head August Christensen M 29 Denmark
Wife Lena J Christensen F 26 Denmark
Daughter Alice M Christensen F 3 Nebraska
Daughter Ruth L Christensen F 1 Nebraska, Mar 1899


Name: August Christensen
Years Married: 3
Birth Date: Apr 1871
Birthplace: Denmark
Marriage Year (Estimated): 1897
Immigration Year: 1872
Father's Birthplace: Denmark
Mother's Birthplace: Denmark



Name: Lena J Christensen
Number of Living Children: 2
Years Married: 3
Birth Date: Aug 1874
Birthplace: Denmark
Marriage Year (Estimated): 1897
Immigration Year: 1894
Father's Birthplace: Denmark
Mother's Birthplace: Denmark
Mother of how many children: 2
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August Christensen, "United States Census, 1910"

Event Place: Nickerson, Dodge, Nebraska
Birth Year (Estimated): 1871
Birthplace: Denmark
Immigration Year: 1873
Father's Birthplace: Denmark
Mother's Birthplace: Denmark

Household Gender Age Birthplace
Head August Christensen M 39 Denmark
Wife Lena C Christensen F 35 Denmark
Daughter Alice M Christensen F 12 Nebraska
Daughter Ruth L Christensen F 11 Nebraska
Son Wilbert N Christensen M 9 Nebraska
Son Howard A Christensen M 7 Nebraska
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August Christensen, "United States Census, 1920"

Event Place: Platte, Dodge, Nebraska
Own or Rent: Rent
Birth Year (Estimated): 1872
Birthplace: Denmark
Immigration Year: 1886
Father's Birthplace: Denmark
Mother's Birthplace: Denmark

Household Gender Age Birthplace
Head August Christensen M 48 Denmark
Wife Lena C Christensen F 45 Denmark
Daughter Alice M Christensen F 22 Nebraska
Daughter Ruth L Christensen F 20 Nebraska
Son Wilbert N Christensen M 18 Nebraska, 115297603
Son Howard A Christensen M 16 Nebraska, # 115298880

(Brothers, Wilbert and Howard married two sisters, Freda and Emilie Sick)
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Lena Christensen in household of August Christensen, "United States Census, 1930"

Event Place: Lodgepole, Cheyenne, Nebraska
Birth Year (Estimated): 1874
Birthplace: Denmark
Immigration Year: 1875
Father's Birthplace: Denmark
Mother's Birthplace: Denmark

Household Gender Age Birthplace
Head August Christensen M 59 Denmark
Wife Lena Christensen F 56 Denmark


Name: August Christensen
Birth Year (Estimated): 1871
Birthplace: Denmark
Immigration Year: 1873
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August Christensen, "United States Census, 1940"

Event Place: Ward 1, Fremont, Fremont City, Dodge, Nebraska
Birthplace: Denmark
Birth Year (Estimated): 1871
Last Place of Residence: Rural, Cheyenne, Nebraska

Household Gender Age Birthplace
Head August Christensen M 69 Denmark
Wife Lena Christensen F 65 Denmark

SISTER:


Ruth C Staley in household of Asa B Staley, "United States Census, 1930"

Event Place: Shenandoah, Page, Iowa
Father's Birthplace: Denmark
Mother's Birthplace: Denmark

Household Gender Age Birthplace
Head Asa B Staley M 36 Iowa
Wife Ruth C Staley F 31 Nebraska
Daughter Mary E Staley F 0 Iowa
Lodger G Leone Patrick F 33 Iowa


Ruth Staley in household of Asa B Staley, "United States Census, 1940"

Event Place: Neola, Neola Township, Pottawattamie, Iowa

Household Gender Age Birthplace
Head Asa B Staley M 45 Iowa
Wife Ruth Staley F 41 Nebraska
Daughter Mary Ellen Staley F 10 Iowa 
 
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 Spouse:
  Elmer Bryan Jensen (1896 - 1984)*
 
 Children:
  Ruth Joyce Jensen Smith (1931 - 2008)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Prairie View Cemetery
Washington
Washington County
Nebraska, USA
Plot: East 1/2 Middle Lot 7 Block 3
 
Created by: Sheila
Record added: Dec 29, 2012
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Alice Marie <i>Christensen</i> Jensen
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Alice Marie <i>Christensen</i> Jensen
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Alice Marie <i>Christensen</i> Jensen
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 Added: Dec. 13, 2013
 
 
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