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Ole C Jensen (Knudsen)

Birthplace: Torebey, Maribo, Denmark
Death: Died in Manti, Sanpete Co, UT
Place of Burial: Manti Cemetary, Manti, Sanpete Co, UT
Immediate Family:

Son of Knud Jensen Braygger and Bodil Jensen
Husband of Magdaline Lamp
Father of Henry Ole Jensen; Lenna Helena Bodina Jensen and Lydia Racine Jensen
Brother of Karen Caroline J. Knudsen; Jens Knudsen Jensen; Anne J Jensen; Bodil Thueson; Dorthea Knudsen Mortensen and 3 others

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About Ole C Jensen

Ole C Married Magdaline Lamp on May 16,1870 in Toreby Maribo, Denmark

OBITUARY: The Manti Messenger, Thursday 21 January 1909:

Ole Jensen Passes Away

Ole Jensen, a well known wool grower and prominent citizen of Manti passed away at 11:30 a.m. Monday Jan. 18 1909, after an illness of something like six weeks. The deceased was a son of Canute and Bodel Jensen and was born in Thorby, Lolland, Denmark September 13, 1849. He came to Utah with his parents in 1862 stopping at Provo, and finally locating in Gunnison. He took part in the Indian Wars and at the age of 18 removed to Scipio where his parents died in 1871. In 1879 he was called as a missionary to Apacho county Arizona, where he assisted in building the town of St. John. He was engaged in the merchandising business there and afterward bought a furniture store, which he sold in 1887 and removed to this city. He labored for four years in the temple and was on a two years' mission to Denmark. He served several years as justice of the peace for Manti Precinct, and was a member of the high council. His wife, whom he married in Scipio, May 16, 1870, was Magdalena, daughter of Asmus and Elizabeth Lamp born in Denmark, and died in this city about 4 years ago. He leaves three children; Henery O., Helena wife of Ernest Madsen, Lydia R., wife of Spencer Moffit – all prominent and highly respected citizens of this place.

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Ole C Jensen's Timeline

September 18, 1849
Torebey, Maribo, Denmark
September 26, 1849
Thoraby Loland, Denmark
March 15, 1862
Age 12
May 16, 1870
Age 20
March 4, 1871
Age 21
Scipio, Millard, UT, USA
March 8, 1873
Age 23
Millard, Utah, USA
June 3, 1875
Age 25
Millard, Utah, USA
November 20, 1891
Age 42
January 18, 1909
Age 59
Manti, Sanpete Co, UT