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Jens Larson,  Joes

Jens, Seni, and "Foh" arrived in New York April 11, 1892 from Hamburg, aboard the Rhaetia.

In 1900 Idalia precinct Jens "Larsen"  born Nov 1853 and Sina Sept 1859, with Anna Feb 1881 - all three born in Denmark, with Helga May 1885, Dora Mar 1887, Alina Feb 1891, and Edwin March 1897 - these four in Nebraska, with Vigo Dec 1899, Colorado.

In 1909 Jens Larsen "of Tuttle"  was a witness for Sarah A. Brothers' claim for land in section 8, 5S 46W.

Jens proved up on a quarter in 4, 5S 46W in 1910, witnesses Jacob Madsen, James O. Culpitts, David W. Zimmerman, and Harry Jackson.  He listed Kirk as his mailing address.

In 1910 Kirk precinct Jens and Sine have Edwin 12, Viggo 10, and granddaughter Emma 7.

1915  Yuma Pioneer

In 1920 Kit Carson County, Jens is 66, Signe 60, Viggo 20, and granddaughter Emma Price 17.

In 1930 Kit Carson County Jens W. Larsen is 76, Signe K. 70.

FindAGrave has a "Father Larsen" "1853-1943 and "Mother Larsen" 1859-1948 buried in Fairview Cemetery, Burlington.


Helga Larsen married Ulyses G. Standley (sic) September 25, 1901, registered in Denver County.


Alma Larsen is in Sherman County, Kansas in 1910, a servant for the James and Gertrude Stevens family.  She's 19, born in Nebraska.


One tree says Anna, born Feb 17, 1881 in Copenhagen, married Avalo Price, had Filetta Bertha Price May 1906 in Wyoming, and died in Denver.

Avalo was single in 1910 Cheyenne County, Nebraska, and registered in Adams County, Colorado, married to Anna Price.

In 1920 Adams County Avalo is 49, born in Iowa, Anna 39, Nebraska, Filetta B. 13 and Viola M. 11 born in Wyoming, Realto 9, Lyduna M. 8, Loretta O. 5, and Luella L. 2 born in Colorado.  Avalo is a ditch rider for an irrigation company.

In 1940 Adams County Annie Price says she was born in Denmark, widowed, naturalized.  With her are Viola 32, Lydema 29, Loretta 25, Lonella 23, and Elfrieda 20.  All five daughters do office work.

Anna J. Price 1881-1975 and Elfrieda S. 1920 - share a tombstone in Hampden Memorial Estates, Denver.

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