JENSEN, Barbara Meta

JENSEN, Barbara Meta

Female 1910 - 1989  (78 years)

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  • Name JENSEN, Barbara Meta  [1, 2, 3, 4
    Born 10 Dec 1910  Chicago, Cook, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 4, 5
    Education Abt 1915-1927  Chicago, Cook, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Education Abt 1930  DeKalb, DeKalb, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    • The big school in DeKalb is Northern Illinois University.
    Name Barbara Mata Jensen  [6
    Died 30 Jun 1989  Three Rivers, Saint Joseph, Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 4
    Cause: acute myocardial infarction (heart attack) at age 78 
    Address:
    429 Portage Avenue
    Three Rivers, MI 49093
    USA 
    Buried 7 Jul 1989  Three Rivers, Saint Joseph, Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 4
    Address:
    4th Avenue
    Three Rivers, MI
    USA 
    • Cremation was performed at Mt. Ever-Rest Crematory in Kalamazoo, Michigan.
    Notes 
    • Barbara completed four years of college.
      Her parents were from Denmark but she spoke English at home as a child.
      Before she became a mother, she worked as a waitress in a department store.
      She was married at age 22.
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      Mrs. LEVERENTZ was a member of St. John's Lutheran Church, the Cloria Day Circle and Lutheran Church Women's Society. She was past president, secretary, recording and corresponding secretary of the The Rivers Women's Club of Little Gardens and was active in several bridge clubs. She was a substitute school teacher in Three Rivers Schools. [2, 4, 7]
    • (Research):In 1940, Paul and Barbara Leverentz lived next door to Walter and Emma Scott. This Walter was born in Louisiana. Is he connected to Marvin's family?
    • (Medical):(a) acute myocardial infarction - minutes between onset and death (b) arteriosclerotic hypertensive disease - years between onset and death [Other Significant Conditions] exogenous obesity, osteoarthritis [Autopsy?] No [Case referred to medical examiner?] No [Actual Place of death] Home [Physician signed certificate on] June 30, 1989 [Time of death] 1:00 am [Physician] Andrejs Dimants MD of 1020 Millard, Three Rivers, Mich, 49093 [Type of death] Natural [Injury at work] No [4]

    Father JENSEN, Charles J.,   b. 6 Oct 1885, Varde, Ribe, Denmark Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Jun 1936, Elgin, Kane, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 50 years) 
    Mother HANSEN, Ellen R.,   b. 19 Feb 1888, Copenhagen, KÝbenhavn, Denmark Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 Nov 1987, Three Rivers, Saint Joseph, Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 99 years) 
    Married 28 Dec 1907  Chicago, Cook, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 

    Spouse LEVERENTZ, Paul William,   b. 28 Jan 1909, Chicago, Cook, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Jul 1980, Three Rivers, Saint Joseph, Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 71 years) 
    Married 20 Apr 1933  Chicago, Cook, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 7
    Children 
     1. Living
    +2. LEVERENTZ, Judith Ellen "Judy",   b. 1 Jul 1935, Chicago, Cook, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Feb 1989, Hendersonville, Henderson, North Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 53 years)
     3. Living

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 10 Dec 1910 - Chicago, Cook, Illinois, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsEducation - Abt 1915-1927 - Chicago, Cook, Illinois, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsEducation - Abt 1930 - DeKalb, DeKalb, Illinois, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 20 Apr 1933 - Chicago, Cook, Illinois, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChild - LEVERENTZ, Judith Ellen "Judy" - 1 Jul 1935 - Chicago, Cook, Illinois, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - Cause: acute myocardial infarction (heart attack) at age 78,Address:
    429 Portage Avenue
    Three Rivers, MI 49093
    USA - 30 Jun 1989 - Three Rivers, Saint Joseph, Michigan, USA
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    Link to Google MapsBuried - Address:
    4th Avenue
    Three Rivers, MI
    USA - 7 Jul 1989 - Three Rivers, Saint Joseph, Michigan, USA
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  • Photos
    525 1919 Barbara Jensen headshot
    525 1919 Barbara Jensen headshot
    Barbara Jensen around 8 yrs old. [Photo credit: US Passport Applications on Ancestry.com]
    525 1919 Ellen Barbara and Elsa Jensen
    525 1919 Ellen Barbara and Elsa Jensen
    This photo of Ellen, Barbara and Elsa Jenssen was attached to their US passport application in February of 1919. At the time of application, Ellen was 31, Barbara was 8 and Elsa was 5 1/2 yrs old.  [Photo credit: U.S. Passport Application on Ancestry.com]
    525 2014 Home of Charles and Ellen Jensen in 1919
    525 2014 Home of Charles and Ellen Jensen in 1919
    This home, located at 4436 N Springfield Avenue, Chicago, Illinois, was built between 1911 and 1915 and was the home of Charles, Ellen, Barabara and Elsa Jensen in February of 1919. It is located in the Albany Park neighborhood. [Photo credit: http://www.trulia.com/property/3003605953-4436-N-Springfield-Ave-Chicago-IL-60625#photo-2]
    USA-MI-STJ-THREERIVERS Riverside Cemetery
    USA-MI-STJ-THREERIVERS Riverside Cemetery
    [Photo credit: FindAGrave.com; added 30 Aug 2011 by Rebeca Drumm; accessed 5 Aug 2014]

    Headstones
    554 2014 Barbara and Paul Leverentz headstone
    554 2014 Barbara and Paul Leverentz headstone
    This stone, located in Riverside Cemetery in Three Rivers, MI, marks the graves of Barbara M. Leverentz (1910-1989) and Paul W. Leverentz (1909-1980). [Photo credit: FindAGrave.com; added 18 Jun 2014 by Rebecca Drumm: accessed 5 Aug 2014]

    Maps
    525 2014 Location of 1919 home of Charles and Ellen Jensen
    525 2014 Location of 1919 home of Charles and Ellen Jensen
    In 1919, the family of Charles and Ellen Jensen lived here in the Albany Park neighborhood of Chicago, Illinois. [Photo credit: http://www.trulia.com/property/3003605953-4436-N-Springfield-Ave-Chicago-IL-60625#photo-2]

  • Sources 
    1. [S326] Illinois, Cook Co., Chicago - Certificate of Birth, Registered No. 24419 (Reliability: 3).

    2. [S327] Ancestry.com Message Boards, Ancestry.com, (http://boards.ancestry.com/), Message Boards > Localities > North America > United States > States > Michigan > Counties > St. Joseph > Barbara Meta LEVERENTZ, died June 30, 1989 : accessed 4 Apr 2014 (Reliability: 3).

    3. [S334] Michigan - Certificate of Death, State of Michigan - Department of Public Health, #053940 (Reliability: 3).
      554 1980 Paul William Leverentz death certificate
      554 1980 Paul William Leverentz death certificate
      STATE OF MICHIGAN - DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC HEALTH - CERTIFICATE OF DEATH - #053940 [Decedent] Paul William Leverentz [Sex] Male [Date of Death] July 10, 1980 [Race] White [Age] 71 yrs [Date of Birth] Jan. 28, 1909 [County of Death] St. Joseph [Location of Death] inside city limits of Three Rivers [Hospital or other Institution] Three Rivers Hospital [State of Birth] Illinois [Citizen of what country] USA [Marital status] Married [Surviving Spouse] Barbara M. Jensen [Was decendent ever in US armed forces?] No [Social Security Number] 340-05-5189 [Usual Occupation] Self-employed [Kind of Business] Cold Springs Products [Current residence - state] Michigan [Current residence - county] St. Joseph [Current residence - locality] inside city limits of Three Rivers [Street and number] 429 Portage Ave.  [Father's name] Walter Leverentz [Mother's maiden name] Hildegard Maina [Informant] Barbara M. Leverentz of 429 Portage Ave, Three Rivers, MI, 49093 [Immediate Cause of Death] (a) cerebral infarction, right massive - 1 week between onset and death (b) thrombosis of right internal carotid artery - 1 week between onset and death (c) generalized and cerebral vascular disease [Other Significant Conditions] hypertension, myocardial infarction, mural thrombosis [Autopsy?] Yes [Case referred to medical examiner?] No [Place of death] Hospital - inpatient [Physician signed certificate on] 7-11-80 [Time of death] 4:00 pm [Physician] Andrejs Dimants MD of 1020 Millard, Three Rivers, Mich, 49093 [Type of death] Natural [Injury at work] No [Disposition] Cremation at Mt. Ever-Rest Memorial Park, Kalamazoo, Michigan, July 11, 1980, Hohner Funeral Home, 118 N. Main, Three Rivers, Mi. Lee F. Hohner [Registered] by Beverly J Burnham on July 11, 1980


    4. [S334] Michigan - Certificate of Death, State of Michigan - Department of Public Health, No. 0030026 (Reliability: 3).
      554 1989 Barbara Leverentz death certificate
      554 1989 Barbara Leverentz death certificate
      STATE OF MICHIGAN - DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC HEALTH - CERTIFICATE OF DEATH - No. 0030026 - [Decedent] Barbara Leverentz [Sex] Feale [Date of Death] June 30, 1989 [Age] 78 [Date of Birth] December 10, 1910 [County of Death] St. Joseph [Location of Death] 429 Portage Avenue, Three Rivers [Hospital or other Institution] ----- [Social Security Number] 341-01-7673 [Usual Occupation] Homemaker [Kind of Business] Own Home [Current residence - state] Michigan [Current residence - county] St. Joseph [Current residence - locality] inside city limits of Three Rivers [Street and number] 429 Portage Avenue, 49093 [Birthplace] Chicago, IL. [Marital status] Widowed [Surviving Spouse] ----- [Was decedent ever in US armed forces?] No [Ancestry] Danish [Race] White [Education - Highest Grade Completed] 4th yr of college [Father's name] Charles Jensen [Mother's maiden name] Ellen Hansen [Informant] Peter Leverentz of 19391 Lakeshore Drive, Three Rivers, MI. 49093 [Disposition] Cremation at Mt. Ever-Rest Crematory, Kalamazoo, Michigan [Funeral Director] Philip E. Halverson of Halverson Chapel, PO Box 88, Three Rivers, MI, 49083, license #3822  [Immediate Cause of Death] (a) acute myocardial infarction - minutes between onset and death (b) arteriosclerotic hypertensive disease - years between onset and death [Other Significant Conditions] exogenous obesity, osteoarthritis [Autopsy?] No [Case referred to medical examiner?] No [Actual Place of death] Home [Physician signed certificate on] June 30, 1989 [Time of death] 1:00 am [Physician] Andrejs Dimants MD of 1020 Millard, Three Rivers, Mich, 49093 [Type of death] Natural [Injury at work] No [Registered] by Beverly J. Burnham on July 3, 1989


    5. [S179] New York - New York Passenger Lists, 1820-1957 on Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com, (Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2010.), Year: 1919; Arrival: New York, New York; Microfilm Serial: T715, 1897-1957; Microfilm Roll: Roll 2671; Line: 3; Page Number: 279. (Reliability: 3).
      525 1919 S S United States from Copenhagen passenger list
      525 1919 S S United States from Copenhagen passenger list
      LIST OF UNITED STATES CITIZENS (FOR THE IMMIGRATION AUTHORITIES) --- S. S. "UNITED STATES" sailing from COPENHAGEN, 13 AUG 1919, Arriving at Port of NEW YORK 25 AUG 1919 --- Page Number 279; Line 3: Ellen Jensen, age 31, female, married, birth column left blank, Passport #63258 Febr. 12th. 1919 Wash., Residence: 4436 Springfield Ave, Chicago, Ill; Line 4: Barbara Jensen, age 9, female, single, born hiago, Illinois, USA on Dec. 10, 1910, Passport #63258 Febr. 12th. 1919 Wash., Residence: 4436 Springfield Ave, Chicago, Ill; Line 5: Elsa jensen, age 6, female, single, born California, USA on May 20, 1913, Passport #63258 Febr. 12th. 1919 Wash., Residence: 4436 Springfield Ave, Chicago, Ill.


    6. [S324] North Carolina - Deaths, 1931-1994 on FamilySearch, FamilySearch, (North Carolina, Death Indexes, 1908-2004 [database on-line].), entry for Judith Ellen Scott, 05 Feb 1989 (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/FGZN-XY6 : accessed 03 Apr 2014), (Reliability: 3).

    7. [S14] 1940 United States Federal Census, Ancestry.com, (Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2012.), Census Place: Chicago, Cook, Illinois; Roll: T627_997; Enumeration District: 103-2388; Sheet: 1A; Household No.: 8; Lines: 28-30; Paul Leverentz household; accessed 3 Apr 2014 (Reliability: 3).
      554 1940 US Census Paul Leverentz household
      554 1940 US Census Paul Leverentz household
      4922 Henderson Street; Paul Leverentz, head, home owned, value $4500, male, white, age 30, married, did not attend school during last month, completed 4 yrs of high school, born Illinois, lived Chicago on 1 Apr 1935, worked 45 hrs  during last week, salesman, W. Fruit Prod., paid worker, worked 52 weeks in 1939, $2500 income in 1939, received ? $50 from other sources; Barbara Leverentz, wife, informant, female, white, age 29, married, did not attend school during last month, completed 2 yrs of college, born Illinois, lived Chicago on 1 Apr 1935, engaged in housework, worked 0 weeks in 1939, $0 income in 1939, did not receive ? $50 from other sources, father born Denmark, mother born Denmark, spoke English at home as a child, not a veteran, has Social Security #, no wage deductions in 1939, usual occupation waitress in a department store, paid worker, 1st marriage, married at age 22, 1 child born; Judith Leverentz, daughter, female, white, age 4, single, did not attend school during last month, completed 0 yrs of school, born Illinois, not yet born on 1 Apr 1935.