Begin New Search
Refine Last Search
Cemetery Lookup
Add Burial Records
Help with Find A Grave

Find all Jevnes in:
 • Evergreen Cemetery
 • Los Angeles
 • Los Angeles County
 • California
 • Find A Grave

Top Contributors
Success Stories
Community Forums
Find A Grave Store

Log In
Sponsor This Memorial! Advertisement
Hans Jevne
Learn about upgrading this memorial...
Birth: 1849, Norway
Death: May 6, 1927
Los Angeles
Los Angeles County
California, USA

Originally from Norway, him and his brother came from Chicago and and established one of L.A.'s first grocery stores. Along with George A. Ralph's, (the founder of Ralph's Markets and who is buried just a few feet away at Evergreen,) his store was the premier upscale shop
in early Los Angeles. He also founded the H. Jevne Produce Company which was connected to the "Pot O' Gold " Brand of California Oranges. The companies artwork can still be found in the many crate label art books and websites. (bio by: Joe Walker) 
Family links: 
  Mina Cox Jevne (1854 - 1918)*
  Mina Jevne Braly (1873 - 1923)*
  Burdette Jevne (1878 - 1899)*
  Vera Jevne Dupuy (1887 - 1953)*
*Calculated relationship
Evergreen Cemetery
Los Angeles
Los Angeles County
California, USA
Maintained by: Diane Rich
Originally Created by: Joe Walker
Record added: Mar 25, 2002
Find A Grave Memorial# 6289302
Hans Jevne
Added by: Joe Walker
Hans Jevne
Cemetery Photo
Added by: A.J. Marik
Photos may be scaled.
Click on image for full size.

Rest in Peace.
- cstreip
 Added: Feb. 3, 2017

- Shiver
 Added: Oct. 14, 2003

Privacy Statement and Terms of Service