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Dorothea Marie Christiansen Jensen
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Birth: Aug. 16, 1859, Denmark
Death: Jun. 28, 1904
Washington County
Nebraska, USA


Note added by Photo Contributor Bill W:
Looking west at the monument Dorthea Jensen shares with her children, Niels and Matilda Jensen, and her father-in-law, Jens Paulsen.

Washington County, Nebraka Genealogical Society
Marriages in Washington County, Nebraska
Date of Marriage: 7/17/1882
Page: 23

Dorothea Marie Christiansen was born on August 16, 1859, in Åstrup, Denmark. She married Hans Christian Jensen on July 11, 1882, in Washington, Nebraska. She died on June 28, 1904, in Washington, Nebraska, at the age of 44. She is buried along side of her husband, Hans Jensen, children, Niels and Matilda Jensen, and her father-in-law, Jens Paulsen. Dorothea's hair color was a lighter Auburn. She had blue eyes.

The union of Dorothea Marie Christiansen and Hans Christian Jensen was blessed with four children:

Jens Peter Jensen (1883 - 1952)
Emma Caroline Jensen Pratt (1885 - 1977)
Nels Peter Jensen (1887 - 1906)
Mathilda Jensen (1890 - 1890)

Mrs. H.C. Jensen of Orum died very suddenly a few days ago.
Source: The Republican, June 30, 1904

A notation on the obituary card in the Blair library file identifies Mrs. Jensen's maiden name as Dorothea Christensen.
Source: Washington County Pilot-Tribune 1/21/1937

Family links: 
  Niels Peter Christiansen (1831 - 1913)
  Maren Madsdatter Christiansen (1838 - 1920)
  Hans Christian Jensen (1860 - 1937)*
  Jens Peter Jensen (1883 - 1952)*
  Emma Caroline Jensen Pratt (1885 - 1977)*
  Nels Peter Jensen (1887 - 1906)*
  Mathilda Jensen (1890 - 1890)*
  Dorothea Marie Christiansen Jensen (1859 - 1904)
  Christian Nielsen Christ Christensen (1862 - 1942)*
  Peter Nielsen Christiansen (1865 - 1951)*
  Jens Peter Christiansen (1868 - 1953)*
  Nelsena Marie Christiansen Buchardt Wulf (1872 - 1967)*
  Pauline Marie Christiansen Knutsen (1876 - 1963)*
  Maria C Christiansen Lund (1879 - 1919)*
  Baby Christiansen (1898 - 1898)*
*Calculated relationship
Dorothea M, H.C., Mathilda Jensen & Jens P. Paulsen
Lincoln Lutheran Cemetery
Washington County
Nebraska, USA
Plot: Ne, Row F, No.4
Created by: Connie Schwindt Rumold
Record added: Sep 11, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 96879409
Dorothea Marie <i>Christiansen</i> Jensen
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Dorothea Marie <i>Christiansen</i> Jensen
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Dorothea Marie <i>Christiansen</i> Jensen
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Dorothea Marie Christiansen Jensen, my Greatgrandmother. Thank you for all you did as the pioneer and partner with Greatgrandpa; for your strength and determination to build the home for the rest of the family to join you in the new world of America. You ...(Read more)
- Connie Schwindt Rumold
 Added: Jun. 18, 2013

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