Jens Herman Jensen arrived in the US 1916:
First Name: Jens Herman
Last Name: Jensen
Ethnicity: Denmark, Danish
Last Place of Residence: Aarlins, Sweden
Date of Arrival: May 23, 1916
Age at Arrival: 23 Gender: M Marital Status: S
Ship of Travel: Frederik VIII
Port of Departure: Copenhagen
Manifest Line Number: 0013http://www.ellisisland.org/EIFile/popup_weif_5a.asp?src=%2Fc...
In the original manifest he lists nearest relative as Jensen living “Knudrisgade 43, Aarhus”.
Census 1916 shows Jensine K. Jensen, widowed, living there with two daughters, Marianne (b. 2. Jan. 1890) and Elna (b. 8. Sep. 1900)
Census 1911 shows most of the family, including Jens (b. 12. Aug. 1892 in Aarhus Domsogn):
• Niels, b. 16 Jan. 1861 in Lemmer, parish not identified, but was Lime Parish, Randers County
• Jensine, b. 16. Aug. 1860 in Moskjaer, parish not identified, but was Hørning Parish, Randers County
• Mariane, b. Aarhus
• Jens, b. Aarhus
• Jenny, b. Aarhus
• Elna, b. Aarhus
• Hans, b. Aarhus
The birth record from Aarhus Domsogn is attached.
The father Niels Jensen was then a stoker.
The mothers name was Jensine Kirstine Soerensen.