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Anna Marie Thompson Petersen
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Birth: Aug. 30, 1840, Denmark
Death: Feb. 12, 1914
Nuckolls County
Nebraska, USA

Anna Marie was married twice. Son, Peter and dau. Kirsten were from her marriage to Mr. Petersen. Celia, Stena and Petraya were children of Mr. Jacobsen. After Mr. Jacobsen's death, Peter assumed the paternal role and the family name became Petersen; although the 3 girls legally kept their Jacobsen name.

Anna Marie came to America with the three younger girls in 1884. Celia was 8 years of age, Stena was 6 and Petraya was age 4. They went to live with the oldest daughter, Christen, and her husband, J. P. Jensen, at Whiting, Kansas. Christen and J. P. were married in Denmark and came to America soon after. In 1884, they had two daughters, Mary and Anna. Petraya, Mary and Anna would have been close in age.

Sometime in the next 10 years, the family moved to a farm near Hardy, Nebraska.

Anna's son Peter Petersen married Anna Jensen. They had 4 children.
Christen (Kirsten) (Kristen) and J. P. Jensen, had 8 children. Celia (Cecilia) married Martin Olsen. She died a year later.
Stine (Stena) (Katrena) (Kristine) married Martin Olsen following her sister's death. They had 3 children
Petraya married Anton Jensby. They had 7 children.

So, Anna had 22 grandchildren growing up around her. 
Family links: 
  Kirsten Petersen Jensen (1862 - 1953)*
  Peter Petersen (1864 - 1921)*
  Celia Jacobsen Olsen (1876 - 1896)*
  Katrena "Stine" Jacobsen Olsen (1878 - 1905)*
  Petraye Petersen Jacobson Jensby (1881 - 1943)*
*Calculated relationship
Spring Creek Cemetery
Nuckolls County
Nebraska, USA
Plot: Lot 243, Space 5
Created by: Jean Jorgensen
Record added: Jan 31, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 47353257
Anna Marie <i>Thompson</i> Petersen
Added by: Jean Jorgensen
Anna Marie <i>Thompson</i> Petersen
Added by: Jean Jorgensen
Anna Marie <i>Thompson</i> Petersen
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