Jensen Family History

Meaning of surname: Jensen

Jensen is a Surname of German and Scandanavian origin.[1] Jensen literally means son of Jens. It is the most common surname in Denmark where it is shared by about 5% of the population.[2] It is also very common in other Scandinavian country's such as Norway, where it is the ninth commonest surname, but nevertheless shared by about 5% of the population. The name is also in use in the Faroe Islands.

We found 1,766,294 Genealogy and Family History Records for Jensen in our Newspaper Archive.

Details for Jensen surname:

1,683,186 Digital Copies of Newspapers
35,718 Pictures of Obituaries
3,447 Government Documents
6 Historical Books
43,937 Social Security Death Records

Jensen Surname

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