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Jensens, Part 12: Anna

Anna Othelia Jensen was born at the Lincoln County, Dakota Territory homestead on April 9th, 1877. She was the 5th child of Jacob and Ingeborg.

Anna never married and spent her whole life living on the family farm with her parents, and after they passed with her brother Gerhard.

Anna was very active in charity work at homes for children and other organizations through her church. A family in her community lost their mother and had 4 small children. Anna donated her time and helped to raise those children.

She passed away in 1958 at the age of 81.

Photo: Anna around 1895

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