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Esther Henrietta Jensen

Esther Henrietta Jensen

Female 1890 - 1975  (84 years)

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  • Name Esther Henrietta Jensen  [1, 2, 3, 4
    Born 7 Nov 1890  Burlington, IA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3, 5, 6, 7, 8
    Gender Female 
    Died 30 Mar 1975  Cedar Rapids, Linn Cnty, IA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 5, 6, 8
    Buried 2 Apr 1975  Linwood Cem, Cedar Rapids, IA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 5, 9
    Person ID I470  SnoufferCampbell
    Last Modified 31 May 2010 

    Father Hans Christian Jensen,   b. 30 Aug 1866, Odense, Denmark Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Jun 1909, Cedar Rapids, Linn Cnty, IA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 42 years) 
    Mother Anna S. Lauritzen,   b. 25 Jul 1871, Vandrup, Denmark Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Dec 1942, Pasadena, Los Angeles Cnty, CA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 71 years) 
    Married 1890  Burlington, IA Find all individuals with events at this location  [10
    Family ID F505  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Arthur Joshua Snouffer,   b. 6 Dec 1887, Iowa Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Sep 1981, Cedar Rapids, Linn Cnty, IA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 93 years) 
    Married 26 Feb 1916  Laporte City, IA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3, 5, 8
    Children 
     1. Norman David Snouffer,   b. 28 May 1917, Montana Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Aug 1997, Dallas, TX Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 80 years)
     2. Dorothy Jane Snouffer,   b. 30 Oct 1918, Teedee, Carter Cnty, Montana Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Nov 2011, Cedar Rapids, Linn Cnty, IA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 93 years)
    Last Modified 5 Dec 2009 
    Family ID F160  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Photos
    Esther H. Jensen Snouffer
    Esther H. Jensen Snouffer

  • Notes 
    • The 1920 census lists Esther, 29, living with her husband Arthur J. "Snoffer," 32, son Norman, 2 & 8/12 ths yrs, and daughter Dorothy, 1 & 2/12ths yrs. The census lists her birthplace as Iowa, her father's as Denmark, her mother's as Denmark, and lists her occupation as "none." 1920 U.S.Census, School Dist #10, Carter Cnty, Montana (T 625, Roll 967, stamped p. 236).

      The 1930 census lists Arthur J Snouffer as a 42 year old post office employee, born in Iowa, living with his wife "Esther H," 39, son "Normand D," 12, and daughter Dorothy, 11. 1930 U.S. Census, Cedar Rapids, Linn Cnty, IA (T 626, Roll 664, ED 40, p. 8A).

      The Social Security Death Index provides that Esther Snouffer (SSN 479-30-8692; issued in Iowa) was born 7 Nov 1890 and died in March 1975 while residing in Cedar Rapids, Linn Cnty, IA.

      Obituary, Cedar Rapids [IA] Gazette, p. 3 (31 Mar 1975):
      "Esther H. Snouffer, 84, ... wife of Arthur J. Snouffer, died Sunday [30 Mar] following a short illness.
      "Born Nov. 7, 1890, in Burlington, she was married to Mr. Snouffer Feb. 26, 1916, in La Porte City. A lifelong Cedar Rapids resident, she was a member of First Lutheran church.
      "Surviving in addition to her husband is a daughter, Mrs. George Hannon, Cedar Rapids; a son, Norman, Dallas Texas; a sister, Anne Yaple, Minneapolis; four grand-daughters and one great-grandson.
      "Services: 2:30 p.m. Wednesday [2 Apr] at First Lutheran church.... Burial: Linwood... *** "

  • Sources 
    1. [S2] Bertha Newens|, Bertha Ina (Newens) Snouffer, "Newens & Snouffer Family Records", (Bertha Ina (Newens) Snouffer; unpublished charts; created abt 1960; revised abt 1970; original charts possessed by Wm.C.Snouffer).

    2. [S6] IA Census 1930, Cedar Rapids|, Iowa, Linn Cnty, Cedar Rapids, 1930 U.S. Census, (The National Archives, Washington, D.C.), (T626, Roll 664, ED 40, p. 8A).

    3. [S7] Cem - Linwood, Cedar Rapids, IA|, Genealogical Soc'y of Linn Cnty, IA, "Linn County, Iowa Cemeteries, Linwood, Cedar Rapids", (Genealogical Society of Linn Cnty, IA, PO Box 175, Cedar Rapids, IA 52406 : 2001), p. 184.

    4. [S42] Jewell - Snouffers|, Carol Snouffer Jewell, "Snouffer, Schnauffer, Newens of Germany, IA, 1523-1997" (Nov 1999), (Family Tree Maker, "World Family Tree," CD-ROM database (vol. 54, tree 2400), Cambridge, MA; The Learning Company, Inc. : 2000).

    5. [S69] Cedar Rapids Lutheran|, "Church Records", (First Lutheran Church, 1000 Third Ave, SE, Cedar Rapids, IA, 52403).

    6. [S281] Social Security|, U.S. Social Security Admin., Social Security Death Index, (https://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=3693).

    7. [S453] MT Census 1920, Carter, SD-10, Montana, Carter Cnty, School Dist 10, 1920 U.S. Census, (The National Archives, Washington, D.C.), (T625, Roll 967, p. 236A).

    8. [S3] Personal |, Person Named, Spouse, or close Relative or Friend, (Barbara Hannon).

    9. [S40] Obituary|, Anonymous, "Obituary".

    10. [S3] Personal |, Person Named, Spouse, or close Relative or Friend, (Barbara Hannon) (Reliability: 2).