The Family of Nels Martin JENSEN
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8.5__Nels Martin JENSEN
     b.  7 Feb 1875, Washington Co, NE
     child of:  Soren & Anne Sine (PETERSEN) JENSEN
     d.  15 Nov 1967, Blair, Washington Co, NE
     Buried:  Blair Cemetery, Blair, Washington Co, NE (64/3/3)  Go to Tombstones

     m.  3 Nov 1897, Blair, Washington Co, NE

8.5s__Anna TRUHLSEN
     b.  26 Aug 1876, probably Washington Co, NE
     child of:  Nels & Mary Marguerite (HANSEN) TRUHLSEN
                   Buried:  Blair Cemetery, Blair, Washington Co, NE     Go to Tombstones
     d.  27 Jan 1957, probably Washington Co, NE
     Buried:  Blair Cemetery, Blair, Washington Co, NE  (64/3/4)  Go to Tombstones

Other Marriages:  None

Children:
8.5a  Myrtle Irene JENSEN     b.  14 Oct 1898     d.  14 Aug 1988
8.5b  Mildred Margaret JENSEN     b.  5 Jan 1900     d.  1986
         m.  26 Jun 1940     John A. LOOMIS     b.  23 Sep 1887     d.  Aug 1968
8.5c  Harold Leonard JENSEN     b.  8 Nov 1901     d.  7 Apr 1983
8.5d  Alton Byron JENSEN     b.  24 Mar 1904     d.  28 Dec 1985
8.5e  Marshall Nelson JENSEN, MD    b.  1 Mar 1909               Resided Longwood, FL  1994
         m1.  21 Dec 1934     Genevieve CASS     b.  31 Dec 1911, Omaha, Douglas Co, NE     
               child of:  Dr. Rue & ? (?) CASS
               d.  14 Feb 1962, Maitland, Orange Co, FL
               Buried:  Blair Cemetery, Blair, Washington Co, NE  (64/3/7)  Go to Tombstones
         m2.  17 Oct 1963     Frances SAMPLE     b.  25 Feb 1915
8.5f  Enid Grace JENSEN     b.  28 Jul 1911     d.  30 Mar 1963

Synopsis:  

Source:  The Family of Soren and Anne Sine (PETERSEN) JENSEN 1842-1974; Marriage Records of Washington Co, NE     

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8.5a__Myrtle Irene JENSEN
    
b.  14 Oct 1898, Pisgah, Harrison Co, IA
     child of:  Nels Martin & Ann (TRUHLSEN) JENSEN
     d.  14 Aug 1994, Horizons Care Center, Eckert, Delta Co, CO
     Buried:  Blair Cemetery, Blair, Washington Co, NE  (64/3/8)  Go to Tombstones

     m.  26 Mar 1921, Kennard, Washington Co, NE

8.5as__Charles Kenneth ROSS
     b.  6 Jul 1897, Omaha, Douglas Co, NE
     child of: Charles & Lizzie (FORGAN) ROSS
     d.  19 Dec 1985, Horizons Care Center, Cory, Delta Co, CO
     Buried:  Blair Cemetery, Blair, Washington Co, NE  (64/3/?)  Go to Tombstones

Other Marriages:  None

Children:
8.5a1  Elizabeth (Betty) Ann ROSS     b.  14 Nov 1922   d.  31 Mar 2011
           m.  9 Feb 1945     Charles V. WORLEY     b.  2 Feb 1918     d.  Mar 1969
           Children:  Ross Alan WORLEY        b.  5 Oct 1947
                          Susan Carol WORLEY      b.  19 Mar 1949
                          Henry David WORLEY     b.  3 May 1952
                          Dawn Ellen WORLEY       b.  22 Jul 1953
                          Faith Irene WORLEY        b.  12 Feb 1958
                          Timothy Charles WORLEY     b.  25 Feb 1961
8.5a2  Phyllis Irene ROSS     b.  20 Jul 1926                    Resided Cedaredge, Delta Co, CO 1994
           m.  1 Jun 1948     Donald W. BURROWS
           Children:  Thomas Alan BURROWS     b.  19 Nov 1950
                          Cynthia Jane BURROWS     b.  23 Sep 1953

Synopsis:  

Source:  The Family of Soren and Anne Sine (PETERSEN) JENSEN 1842-1974; Gravestones recorded by Dale MORROW 1996

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8.5c__Harold Leonard JENSEN
     b.  9 Nov 1901, Blair, Washington Co, NE
     child of:  Nels Martin & Ann (TRUHLSEN) JENSEN
    
d.  7 Apr 1983, Blair, Washington Co, NE
     Buried:  Blair Cemetery, Blair, Washington Co, NE  (65/16/1)  Go to Tombstones

     m.  9 Sep 1925, Wayne, Wayne Co, NE

8.5cs__Mary Margaret WHORLOW
     b.  17 Dec 1906, Kennard, Washington Co, NE
     child of:  Robert T. & Cora D. (McCANN) WHORLOW
                   Buried:  Kennard Cemetery, Kennard, Washington Co, NE     Go to Tombstones
     d.  25 Oct 1982, probably Blair, Washington Co, NE
     Buried:  Blair Cemetery, Blair, Washington Co, NE  (65/16/2)  Go to Tombstones

Other Marriages:  None

Children:
8.5c1  Wendell JENSEN  b.  23 May 1920 (1930?)  d.  2003, maybe Burleson, Johnson Co, TX
           m.  2 Mar 1956     Christine ?
           Children:  Kember Lee JENSEN     b.  2 Jan 1958
                          Todd JENSEN     b.  18 Aug 1959 
8.5c2  Margaret M. JENSEN     b.  17 Jul 1926, Blair, Washington Co, NE     
          
d.  16 Jun 1996 (see obituary below)
           Buried:  Blair Cemetery, Blair, Washington Co, NE  (65/16/3)  Go to Tombstones                  
8.5c3  Roger JENSEN     b.  14 Sep 1936               Resided Omaha, Douglas Co, NE 1996
           m.  30 Nov 1961     Carol LINDEMEIR     b.  4 Jan 1932
           Children:  Russel Lynn JENSEN     b.  27 Oct 1962
                          Terrence Roger JENSEN     b.  19 Jul 1964
                          June Christine JENSEN     b.  11 Jun 1966

Synopsis:  

Source:  The Family of Soren and Anne Sine (PETERSEN) JENSEN 1842-1974; Gravestones recorded by Dale MORROW 1996; Obituary File, Blair Library.

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8.5d__Alton Byron JENSEN
     b.  24 Mar 1904, Kennard, Washington Co, NE
     child of:  Nels Martin & Ann (TRUHLSEN) JENSEN
     d.  28 Dec 1985, Kennard, Washington Co, NE
     Buried:  Blair Cemetery, Blair, Washington Co, NE  (64/3/1)  Go to Tombstones

     m.  20 May 1932, Washington Co, NE

8.5ds__Eleanor Josephine DEVINNEY
     b.  2 Mar 1911, Chunchula, Mobile Co, AL
     child of: James & Marie (NIELSEN) DEVINNEY
     d.  16 Aug 1998, San Mateo, San Mateo Co, CA
     Buried:  Blair Cemetery, Blair, Washington Co, NE  (64/3/2)   Go to Tombstones

Other Marriages:  None

Children:
8.5d1  Sally D. JENSEN     b.  5 Feb 1942    d.  8 Jan 2007, Omaha, Douglas Co, NE
8.5d2  Larry Dean JENSEN b. 9 Mar 1943     Resided San Mateo, San Mateo Co, CA  1982
           m1.  20 Aug 1960     Jan Alise CRITCHFIELD     b.  17 Mar 1937     d.  28 Sep 1974, San Mateo, San Mateo Co, CA
                   Buried:  Loma Vista Memorial Park, 701 E. Bastanchury Rd, Fullerton, Orange Co, CA (Enduring Faith Lawn, Sec. 310, Grave 3)  Go to Tombstones
                   child of:  Joseph P. (1906-1987) & Virginia S. (1909-1979) (?) CRITCHFIELD     Go to Tombstones
                   d.  28 Sep 1974, San Mateo, San Mateo Co, CA
                   Buried:  Loma Vista Cemetery, Anaheim, Orange Co, CA
           Children:  Dirk Byron JENSEN       b.  20 Sep 1961
                           m.  Dawn ?
                           Children:  Bailey JENSEN
                                          Claire JENSEN
                                           Cole JENSEN
                          Brooke Alise JENSEN     b.  6 Feb 1964
                          Nels Joseph JENSEN      b.  3 Apr 1968                     
           m2.  Noriko ?

Synopsis:  

Source:  The Family of Soren and Anne Sine (PETERSEN) JENSEN 1842-1974; Gravestones recorded by Dale MORROW in 1996; Obituary File, Blair Library.

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8.5f__Enid Grace JENSEN
     b.  28 Jul 1911, NE
     child of:  Nels Martin & Ann (TRUHLSEN) JENSEN
     d.  30 Mar 1963, Washington Co, NE
     Buried:  Blair Cemetery, Blair, Washington Co, NE  (64/3/5)  Go to Tombstones

     m.  5 Oct 1933, Blair, Washington Co, NE

8.5fs__Merle Blaco WARDELL
     b.  28 Oct 1904, NE
     child of: George Harry & Nellie Jewell (BLACO) WARDELL
                  Buried:  Kennard Cemetery, Kennard, Washington Co, NE     Go to Tombstones
     d.  30 Jan 1993, Blair, Washington Co, NE
     Buried:  Blair Cemetery, Blair, Washington Co, NE  (64/14/50  Go to Tombstones

Other Marriages:
Merle WARDELL m2. 20 Jun 1965, Marshalltown, Marshall Co, IA  
     Mary M. JONES     
    
b.  17 Jul 1911, Creighton, Knox Co, NE  
     child of:  Mildord (26 Feb 1867 - 17 Apr 1935) & Maude (18 Sep 1883 - 1 Aug 1969) (BUCKMASTER) KILE
                  Buried:  Greenwood Cemetery, Creighton, Knox, Co, NE
    
d.  2 May 1993, Blair, Washington Co, NE  
    
Buried:  Blair Cemetery, Blair, Washington Co, NE  (64/14/6)  Go to Tombstones
Mary m1. 3 Aug 1947 Herbert JONES     d.  Jul 1963

Children:
8.5f1  Richard M. WARDELL     b.  31 Oct 1939            Resided Blair, Washington Co, NE 1993
          m.  12 Sep 1970 to Linda ?     b.  25 May 1948
          Children:  William Richard WARDELL     b.  2 Mar 1972
                         Sarah Marie WARDELL     b.  24 Feb 1974 
                         (see graduation below)
8.5f2  David M. WARDELL     b.  17 Oct 1941          Resided Kirkland, King Co, WA 1993
          m.  Sue ?
8.5f3  Robert Donald WARDELL                                Resided Omaha, Douglas Co, NE 1993
         
b.  26 Jun 1946, Blair, Washington Co, NE
          m.  11 Oct 1969 to Nina GUNDERSON     
                child of:  Milo & Rachael (SORENSEN) GUNDERSON
               
b.  24 Mar 1948, Alliance, Box Butte Co, NE
                child of:  Milo M. & Rachel E. (SORENSON) GUNDERSON (both buried Syracuse, Otoe Co, NE)
          Children:  Jay WARDELL
                         Kelly WARDELL
8.5f4  Anne Jenene WARDELL     b.  7 Aug 1951       
8.5f5  Marjorie JONES     b.  5 Nov 1951 (stepdaughter)       Resided Granbury, Hood Co, TX 1993
          m.  Donald HUBBS

Synopsis:  

Source:  The Family of Soren and Anne Sine (PETERSEN) JENSEN 1842-1974; Gravestone recorded by Dale MORROW 1996

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Blair Cemetery Map/Plot Numbers
Blue denotes Jensen-Jacobson Locations

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105 100 94 88

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76 70 69
106 101 95 89 83 77 71 68
107 102 96

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103 97 91

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99 93 87 81 75 64

Main Entrance 

Catholic Section Holy Cross Cemetery

Shed 11 12 33 56

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34 47 48
6 17 28 35 46 49
5 18 27 36 45 50

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19 26 37 44 51
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1 22 23 40 41 54

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