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Margaret Jensen (1843 - 1867)

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Margaret Jensen
1843 - 1867
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1843
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1867
Australia
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Margaret Jensen was born in 1843. She is the child of Oconnor Patric Jensen and Catherine Loughlin Jensen. She died in 1867 in Australia at 24 years of age. We know that Margaret Jensen had been residing in Australia.
Updated: September 2, 2013
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Margaret Jensen died in 1867 in Australia at 24 years of age. She was born in 1843. She is the child of Oconnor Patric Jensen and Catherine Loughlin Jensen. We know that Margaret Jensen had been residing in Australia.
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In 1843, in the year that Margaret Jensen was born, on May 22nd, an estimated 700 to 1,000 pioneers set out from Missouri on the Oregon Trail. Called "The Great Migration of 1843", the wagon train often had to build roads or float down rivers.

In 1850, at the age of only 7 years old, Margaret was alive when on September 9th, in the middle of the Gold Rush, California was admitted to the US as the 31st state. Previously the western part of Alta California, the state, by itself, is now has the 6th largest economy in the world when compared to other countries.

In 1855, she was merely 12 years old when on March 3rd, Congress appropriated $30,000 to create the U.S. Camel Corps. The idea was to use camels as pack animals in the Southwest and 34 camels were bought. But the Army wasn't enthusiastic about the idea and after the Civil War the Camel Corps was entirely abandoned.

In 1867, in the year of Margaret Jensen's passing, on January 8th, African-American men were given the right to vote in the District of Columbia when Congress overrode President Andrew Johnson's veto. This was the first place in the U.S. to give African Americans the right to vote.

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