Dorothea Kirstine Madsen

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Dorothea Kirstine Madsen (Hansdatter)

Also Known As: "Dorothea Christine Jensen"
Birthdate:
Birthplace: Skibstead, Aalborg, North Denmark Region, Denmark
Death: Died in Bloomington, Bear Lake, Idaho, USA
Place of Burial: Bloomington, Blake Lake, Idaho, USA
Immediate Family:

Daughter of Hans Jensen and Anne Jensen
Wife of Jacob Madsen
Mother of Christen Madsen; Hans Madsen; Anna Madsen; Christian Jacobsen Madsen; Niels Madsen and 5 others
Sister of Inger Hansdatter; Karen Marie Hansdatter and Jens Christian Hansen

Managed by: Della Dale Smith-Pistelli
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About Dorothea Kirstine Madsen

Her headstone reads, "We've said goodbye to Mother Dear. She's gone to dwell above. She left a noble record here, but took with her our love." Thanks to Leslie Ann Ballou for sending this to me. She volunteers for Find A Grave Dot Com and has her own blog entitled, Ancestors Live Here. Dorthea was our third great grandmother. The following excerpt from a diary kept by my great grandmother, Dortha Roxanna Madsen Rollins McKinney talks about her grandmother, Dorthea Christine Jensen Madsen: ".....My grandmother on father's side was an expert seamstress and tailor. She made mens suits out of cloth she wove on her own loom which was as fine as any sold from stores. Another thing my grandmother did was make beer to serve to the farm hands in summer time. I have watched her take the sprouted grain, brown it in the oven, add water and yeast and put in the wooden kegs."

http://www.wikitree.com/wiki/Jensen-184

1880 Bloomington, Bear Lake, Idaho, Census, Dorathy MADSEN, Self W Female W 63 DEN Keeps House DEN DEN, Jacob MADSEN Son S Male W 20 UT Farmer DEN DEN.

Note: For some reason Dorothea is listed with the middle name of Maria in the 1845 and 1850 census records.

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Dorothea Kirstine Madsen's Timeline

1817
January 11, 1817
Aalborg, North Denmark Region, Denmark
January 12, 1817
Aalborg, North Denmark Region, Denmark
1838
April 16, 1838
Age 21
Skibsted, North Denmark Region, Denmark
July 19, 1838
Age 21
Aalborg, Denmark
1840
January 30, 1840
Age 23
Rostrup, Aalborg, Nordjylland, Danmark
1842
May 22, 1842
Age 25
Rostrup Parish, Ålborg, Denmark
1844
November 14, 1844
Age 27
Rostrup, Aalborg, Jutland, Denmark
1846
December 4, 1846
Age 29
Rostrup, Denmark
1849
April 22, 1849
Age 32
Rostrup, Aalborg, Nordjylland, Danmark
1852
June 16, 1852
Age 35
Aalborg, Nordjylland, Denmark