Maren Magdalene NIELSEN

Maren Magdalene NIELSEN

Female 1862 - 1927  (64 years)

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  • Name Maren Magdalene NIELSEN  [1, 2
    Born 21 Aug 1862  Copenhagen, Denmark Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Female 
    Ancestor Interest MEDIUM 
    Emigration Abt 1883  Copenhagen, Denmark Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Arrived in New York
    Residence until 1893  Meckling, South Dakota, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Residence Aft 1893  Riverside Township, South Dakota, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Census 23 Apr 1910  Riverside Township, Clay, South Dakota, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [4, 5
    1910 U.S. Census 
    • Mrs. Mary Jorgenson, head, home owned, female, white, age 47, widowed, can read and write, born in Denmark, parents born in Denmark, 10 children born, seven living, farmer; Andrew Jorgenson, son, age 21, single, born in South Dakota, parents born in Denmark; Jens N. Jorgenson, son, age 20, single, born in South Dakota, parents born in Denmark; Mary J. Jorgenson, dauaghter, age 17, single, born in South Dakota, parents born in Denmark; Carl M. Jorgenson, son, age 13, born in South Dakota, parents born in Denmark; Otto Theo Jorgenson, son, age 11, born in South Dakota, parents born in Denmark; Metha K. Jorgenson, daughter, age 15, born in South Dakota, parents born in Denmark.
    Descendant Interest MEDIUM 
    Name Maren Magdalene Jorgensen  [6
    Reference Number 164 
    _FSFTID L8WW-DR3 
    _UID 60064AA99F5542C19F95A82CD56C7F869E66 
    Died 24 Feb 1927  Wakonda, South Dakota, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • ||Her newspaper obituary read: "Mrs. Maren Magdalena Nelson Jorgenson passed away at the home of her daughter, Mrs. Carl Gunderson, on Friday morning, February 4th, at 3 o'clock as a result of a stroke of paralysis, which she suffered almost a week previous. She attained the age of 64 years, 5 months and 15 days. Mrs. Jorgenson was born in Denmark on August 21st, 1862, and in November 1886, came to America. The following January she was united in marriage with Emanuel Jorgenson. Mr. Jorgenson died in 1908.... The last ten years Mrs. Jorgenson has made her home with her children. During her last illness, Mrs. Jorgenson was cared for by her daughters, Mrs. Conrad and Mrs. Gunderson, who together with the other children, gave their mother the kindest and best possible care and attention...."
    Buried Wakonda, Clay, South Dakota, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Address:
    Union Cemetery
    Wakonda, South Dakota 
    Person ID I801  Our Blended Family
    Last Modified 24 Apr 2017 

    Father Jens C. NIELSEN,   b. 22 Feb 1838, Copenhagen, Denmark Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Dec 1909, Gayville, Yankton, South Dakota, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 71 years) 
    Mother Ane Kjerstine LINDEGAARD MORTENSEN,   b. 18 Dec 1838, Bullerup, Denmark Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Feb 1879, Hjortkaer, Denmark Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 40 years) 
    Married 3 Sep 1858  Denmark Find all individuals with events at this location  [8, 9
    Family ID F393  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Emanuel Marinus JORGENSEN,   b. 6 Feb 1862, Ulsted, Hals, Nordjyllands Amt, Denmark Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Jan 1908, Wakonda, Clay, South Dakota, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 45 years) 
    Married 26 Mar 1888  Meckling, Clay, South Dakota, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [10, 11
    • Church records shows date of the marriage as 3 Mar 1888 and not 26 Mar 1888.
    Children 
    +1. Andrew C. JORGENSEN,   b. 14 Jun 1888, Centerville, Turner, South Dakota, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Jun 1960, Burbank, Clay, South Dakota, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 71 years)
    +2. Jens Nelson JORGENSEN,   b. 31 Jan 1890, Wakonda, South Dakota, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Mar 1957, Vermillion, Clay, South Dakota, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 67 years)
    +3. Johanna Marie JORGENSEN,   b. 20 Feb 1891, Meckling, South Dakota, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Mar 1931, Wakonda, Clay, South Dakota, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 40 years)
    +4. Mary JORGENSEN,   b. 26 Jun 1892, Wakonda, South Dakota, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Feb 1931, Viborg, South Dakota, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 38 years)
    +5. Metha K. JORGENSEN,   b. 26 Jul 1894, Meckling (Lodi), Clay, South Dakota, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Mar 1965, Sioux City, Iowa, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 70 years)
     6. Carl JORGENSEN,   b. 14 Jun 1896, Clay, South Dakota, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Oct 1966, , Fresno, California Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 70 years)
     7. Otto JORGENSON,   b. 23 Dec 1898, Wakonda, Clay, South Dakota, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Mar 1964, , Trinity, California, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 65 years)
    Last Modified 14 Jul 2016 
    Family ID F356  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 21 Aug 1862 - Copenhagen, Denmark Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsEmigration - Abt 1883 - Copenhagen, Denmark Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 26 Mar 1888 - Meckling, Clay, South Dakota, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - until 1893 - Meckling, South Dakota, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Aft 1893 - Riverside Township, South Dakota, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 1910 U.S. Census - 23 Apr 1910 - Riverside Township, Clay, South Dakota, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 24 Feb 1927 - Wakonda, South Dakota, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - Address:
    Union Cemetery
    Wakonda, South Dakota - - Wakonda, Clay, South Dakota, United States
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  • Sources 
    1. [S538] Maren Nielsen Jorgensen Inform, TMG Src#: 57.

    2. [S589] Maren Jorgenson obit, Wakonda, (February 1927), TMG Src#: 62.

    3. [S579] 1900, U.S. Census, (Riverside Township, Clay County, South Dakota, 1900), TMG Src#: 61., Supervisors District No. 2, Enumeration District No. 96, Sheet No. 9. Number of dwellings in the order of visitation: 152. Household included Emanuel Jorgensen, farmer, wife Mary and children Andrew, Jens, Hanna, Mary, Metha,, Carl, and Otto. (Reliability: 0).

    4. [S802] South Dakota, Clay County - 1910 - U.S. census, South Dakota, Clay, (http://www.Ancestry.com: National Archives and Records Administration, 2006), T623, roll 1478, Riverside, enumeration district (ED) 0115, sheet 105B, dwelling 55, family 55, Mrs. Mary Jorgenson household, accessed 17 Sep 2015 (Reliability: 3).
      Mrs. Mary Jorgenson, head, home owned, female, white, age 47, widowed, can read and write, born in Denmark, parents born in Denmark, 10 children born, seven living, farmer; Andrew Jorgenson, son, age 21, single, born in South Dakota, parents born in Denmark; Jens N. Jorgenson, son, age 20, single, born in South Dakota, parents born in Denmark; Mary J. Jorgenson, dauaghter, age 17, single, born in South Dakota, parents born in Denmark; Carl M. Jorgenson, son, age 13, born in South Dakota, parents born in Denmark; Otto Theo Jorgenson, son, age 11, born in South Dakota, parents born in Denmark; Metha K. Jorgenson, daughter, age 15, born in South Dakota, parents born in Denmark.

    5. [S780] Find A Grave, (http://findagrave.com: 2012), accessed 26 Apr 2017<, Otto Jorgensen, Memorial # 125942566 (Reliability: 3).

    6. [S559] Jorgenson-Nelson, Marriage Boo, TMG Src#: 59.

    7. [S780] Find A Grave, (http://findagrave.com: 2012), accessed 13 Sep 2015<, database entry for Maren M. Jorgenson, memorial # 11491745 (Reliability: 3).
      Born August 21, 1872 in Copenhagen, Denmark; died February 24, 1927 in Lodi, Clay County, S.D.; wife of Emmanuel Marinus Jorgensen; mother of Andrew C.Jorgensen, Jens Nelson Jorgensen, Johanna Marie Jorgensen, Mary Jorgensen, Metha K. Jorgensen, Carl Marinus Jorgensen, and Otto Jorgensen; burial: Union Cemetery, Wakonda, Clay County, South Dakota, USA; memorial created by USA Grannie (#27729480); record added Aug 7, 2005; Find A Grave Memorial #11491745.

    8. [S282] Nielsen, Hans, (1984), TMG Src#: 325., In relating the story of Morten Pederson's last wedding, Hans makes reference to a story about "old Jens" thinking it was "tomfollerish" for people as old as Morten to marry but Hans thinks Morten "have said something to Jens, when his girlfriend Ane Kjerstine got a child three months before they got married!! Words which Jens not had forgot!!" (Reliability: 1).

    9. [S489] Preben-Lindegard, (August 9, 2009), TMG Src#: 522.

    10. [S559] Jorgenson-Nelson, Marriage Boo, TMG Src#: 59., This is to Certify That on the Third day of March A.D. 1888, at the Village of Meckling in the COUNTY OF CLAY, in the Territory of Dakota, I, Emanuel Marinus Jorgensen residing in the County of Clay, in the Territory of Dakota, being 26 years of age, and I, Maren Magdalene Nelson, residing in the County of Clay, in said Territory, and being 25 years of age, were united in Marriage by Rev. D.H. Dahl; And that I, D.H. Dahl a minister of the Gospel did duly and according to law, then and there solemnize said Marriage between the said Emanuel Marinus Jorgensen and Maren Magdalene Nelson.  In Testimony Whereof, we have this 3rd day of March, A.D. 1888, at the Village of Meckling in the County of Clay and Territory of Dakota, drawn up and signed, with our full names, this certificate. (Reliability: 0).

    11. [S912] Evangelical Lutheran Church of America Records: Bergen Lutheran Congregation, Bergen Lutheran Congregation (Meckling, South Dakota, Clay), (Ancestry.com. \i Ancestry.com\i0 . www.ancestry.com : 2015.), "Evangelical Lutheran Church of America, Records, 1875-1940," Emanuel Marinus Jorgenson and Maren Nielsen Marriage; accessed 07/13/2016 (Reliability: 3).
      Emanuel Marinus Jorgenson marriage; marriage date 3 Mar 1888, place Vermillion, South Dakota, Church Name Bergen Lutheran Congregation, Church Location Meckling, South Dakota; spouse Maren Magdalene Nielsen; groom's father Jorgen Christensen; groom's mother Johanne Marie Christensen; bride's father Jens Nelson; bride's mother Anne Christine Nielsen.


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