Descendants of Johann Jens, Sr.Johann Jens, Sr., and his wife, Catherine Schnell, were born in about 1800 in Prussia. They and their eight children emigrated to America in the mid-1800’s and eventually settled in Monroe County. Their children married into families such as Peters, Schnell, Schulz, and Helmke.
All of the Jens families in Monroe County are believed to have descended from Johann and Catherine.
Created 30 November 2015 with RootsMagic Genealogy Software