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looking for info on Karn marie Jensen or family,families Born Denmark 1859 died Waipawa New Zealand1902

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HI, I started doing my family tree about 3 years ago
MY GGGRANDMOTHER came to New Zealand from Denmark in 1874 on the Ship Winchester She was born in1859 and died in 1902
I think she came with her Family Her Father was Peder and her Mother was Kristine or Christine Jensen from Vordingborg, Praesto

.On their Wedding Certificate It mentions Bakkenebolle, I think her mother was a Jensen before she married a Jensen ,
She Married my GGGrandfather a Mr George Leonard Loinel Abrahams They lived in Waipawa and run a Hardware store. George was from London from a Jewish family His Father was a Henry Abrahams and his mother Milborough Lewis .
If anyone is looking for the same Families i,d love to hear from you

Surnames: ABRAHAMS JENSEN
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on 2013-01-31 04:47:44

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by ngairedith on 2013-01-31 05:01:55

hi chris,

they are mentioned on the Norsewood site Descendants of Adolf Arpard BREUER

by 60chris on 2013-01-31 05:27:37

I would like to thank you so much for all that info
Are you related ??? I,m over the Moon. Ive been trying to find out about Karn Marie Jensen for years every time I go back I find out a little more Three years ago i really started to do the family tree on both sides
How did you know they were this family was related I had her down as being Ane
But didn,t know any more about her
I live in Australia now have just come back from 6 weeks in Napier
I go out to Makaretu Cemetery most times i come to NZ
I,ll Have to go back to the Waipawa Cemetery when i'm next overPlease keep in touch and THANK YOU

by SharonL on 2014-08-09 06:21:35

HI Chris I have the census records from Denmark with them on and I was doing quite a bit of research on them. I believe she was actually born Karen Marie, the daughter of Peder and Kirsten Jensen who emigrated from Denmark on the Winchester. In the ships passenger manifest it shows that they traveled with their two sons - Hans Peter and Carl Julius, the girls traveled on the same ship but as single girls. Her other sisters name was Ane Kirstine Jensen. I have the will of Kirstine Jensen and in it she she leaves her estate to be divided between her 9 grandchildren - one of whom was Walter Abrahams of Waipawa. One of the other grandchildren was my grandmother. I hope I am right or else I am really confused. If you want any of this you can contact me and I will email or post it all to you and then you can decide :-). Sharon

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