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 Hans M. Hansen

Hans M. Hansen

Nordjylland, Denmark
Death 8 Feb 1926 (aged 77)
Evanston, Cook County, Illinois, USA
Burial Missouri Valley, Harrison County, Iowa, USA
Memorial ID 53626277 · View Source
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1848, 14 Apr: Hans M. Hansen was b, in Schleswig, Denmark.

1881, -- ---: Hans came to the U.S. by himself.

1887, -- ---: The Ship Passenger Lists indicate, that his wife-to-be, Dairy Maid Marion H. JENSEN & her sister, Miss Christine JENSEN, came to Minnesota on the SS THINGVALLA.

1890, -- -?-: Records state he married his wife, Marion Henrietta JENSEN somewhere in Minnesota, however, the State of Minnesota says they have no proof of their marriage.

Hans, moved his wife to a small farm NW/o Spencer,in Summitt Twp, Clay, Iowa, where they had 5 children, and then they came back to Minnesota, where they had 3 more children.

1910, 01 Jun: After having 9 children, only 8 were alive.

1913, -- ---: They moved to Missouri Valley, Great Bend Twp, Harrison, Iowa where 1 more child, Leonard, was b., [Marion Hansen d. in the same year. By Childbirth?]

1926, 05 Feb: Hans started working for the C&NW Rlwy in Chicago but was transferred to Missouri Valley,IA. Hans continued until he had 22 years of seniority. The newspaper obituary reported that Hans died in Evanston, Cook Co., IL.

Both are buried in the local ROSE HILL MEMORIAL GARDENS CEMETERY with other kin.

Informant: Mary Hansen

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  • Created by: Heflin Hunter
  • Added: 13 Jun 2010
  • Find A Grave Memorial 53626277
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Hans M. Hansen (14 Nov 1848–8 Feb 1926), Find A Grave Memorial no. 53626277, citing Rose Hill Memorial Gardens, Missouri Valley, Harrison County, Iowa, USA ; Maintained by Heflin Hunter (contributor 47011423) .