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Re: Federal census 1890 Cook county, Il.
Posted by: Kathleen Herron (ID *****6277) Date: November 26, 2012 at 13:08:31
In Reply to: Federal census 1890 Cook county, Il. by Frances Meinhardt of 7504

Tidbits ... wish the marriage cert had witnesses as clues :)

There is an excellent tree @ ancestry:

Name: Jensen, Petrea Marie Occupation: Jomfru
Age: 20 Destination: Chikago
Contract no.: 2900 Registration date: 1/16/1890
Birth place: ? Birth place: ?
Last res. parish: Thisted Last res. county: Thisted
Last residence: Thisted Destination country: USA
Destination city: Chicago Destination state: Illinois
Name of ship: Thingvalla
IDcode: D8991J0408

And an older lookup:

Posted By:       Howard Boswell
       Subject:       Re: Cook County, Il. 1910 Census
       Post Date:       October 23, 2007 at 13:33:31
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I find Henry and Peter on the Draft Cards:

Henry Henriksen 24 3022 Princeton Ave, Chicago Ill, b Jun 12 1893 Worth Illinois; Driver Northen Express, wife and son, He was of Medium height and build, with Gray eyes and Auburn hair June 5 1917

Peter Henriksen 2425 Clayborn Ave Chicago Ill, 20 b Dec 18 1897, Machinist for General Devises and Fittings Co., next of kin, Father Peter Henriksen Worth illinois. June 5 1917

Did not find Melvin though, perhaps he enlisted before the 5th of June. Howard Boswell

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