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Josette Dorothea "Dolly" Jensen Gogerty
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Birth: Oct. 1, 1888
Chicago
Cook County
Illinois, USA
Death: Mar. 27, 1940
Chicago
Cook County
Illinois, USA

Anna Josette Theodora Jensen (1888-1940) Gogerty. (b. October 1, 1888, Chicago, Cook County, Illinois, USA - d. March 27, 1940, Chicago, Cook County, Illinois, USA)

Name:
Anna Josette Theodora Jensen, Dolly Jensen, Josette Dorothy Jensen, Josette Gogerty.

Parents:
Daughter of Lena Elaine Olson (1860-1938) aka Hannah Eline Olsdatter and Andrew Havig Jensen (1861-1930).

Birth:
She was born as "Anna Josette Theodora Jensen" on October 1, 1888 in Chicago, Cook County, Illinois, USA.

Siblings:
Her siblings include: Mary (Marie) Jensen (1883-1969) who was married to Albert Rath (1881-1950) and later married Nels Hemwall (1875-1965); Thea Jensen (1885-1910) who married Max Caro (1882-1918); Leif Jensen (1886-1955) who married Agnes Hansen (1890-1965); Leonard G. Jensen I (1887-1979) who married Gertrude Louise Brock (1892-1944); Josetta (Dolly) Dorothy Jensen (1889-1940) who married William James Gogerty (1893-1939); Margerite (Daisy) Jensen (1891-1986) who married Francis (Frank) Joseph Woods (1891-1972); Goldie Jensen (1893-1965) who married William Holm (1891-1983); Eleanore Margaret Jensen (1897-1987) who married Mahlon Edward Shanahan (1900-1993); and the youngest was Alvin Jensen (1900-1986) who married Helen Mae Baldwin (1907-1998).

Marriage:
Dolly married William Joseph Gogerty (1893-1939) on January 23, 1917. He was an accountant at the Bell Telephone Company.

Children:
They had two children: Dorothy Helen Gogerty (1918-1996) who became a nun, left the order and married Salvator David Settecase (1919-1973) and adopted many children; and Donald Patrick Gogerty (1919-1967) who was wounded in the Korean War.

Memories of Dolly Jensen:
Daisy Lorraine Holm (1926- ) writes: "Her husband died of a heart attack and she died a year later of a broken heart."

Death:
Josette died in 1940 and her Illinois death certificate number is "0009504"

Funeral notice:
Josette's funeral notice was published in the Chicago Tribune and reads as follows: "Josette Gogerty, nee Dody [sic], March 27, 1940, of 1321 Touhy Avenue, wife of the late William J., mother of Donald P., and Dorothy H., sister of Mrs. Louise Hemwall, Mrs. Daisy Woods, Mrs. Goldie Holm, Mrs. Eleanore Shanahan, Leif, Leonard, and Alvin Jensen. Resting at funeral home, 318-320 North Central Avenue, Austin. Funeral Saturday, 1:30 p.m. Interment All Saints."

Burial:
She was buried at All Saints Cemetery.

Relationship:
Josette Jensen (1890-1940) aka Dolly Jensen, 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. Updated on January 28, 2011 with information from her birth and marriage certificates.


 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Andrew Havig Jensen (1860 - 1930)
  Lena Olson Jensen (1860 - 1938)
 
 Spouse:
  William Joseph Gogerty (1892 - 1939)
 
 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:
All Saints Catholic Cemetery and Mausoleum
Des Plaines
Cook County
Illinois, USA
 
Created by: Richard Arthur Norton (1...
Record added: Nov 20, 2003
Find A Grave Memorial# 8107952
Josette Dorothea Dolly <i>Jensen</i> Gogerty
Added by: Richard Arthur Norton (1958- )
 
Josette Dorothea Dolly <i>Jensen</i> Gogerty
Added by: Richard Arthur Norton (1958- )
 
Josette Dorothea Dolly <i>Jensen</i> Gogerty
Added by: Richard Arthur Norton (1958- )
 
 
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