On Jan 8th, 1856 a Jacobi Marqvorsen
was born in Sct Olai parish, in Hjørring amt. Her parents were Marqvor Jørgensen and Anna Maria Poulsdatter.
You can find her birth record at AO: 1855-1883 Sct Olai, Vennebjerg, Hjørring ops 84.
Her father was born Sep 8, 1826 in Sct Olai parish. His parents were Jørgen Madsen and Jacobi Markusdatter. AO: 1814-1841 Sct Olai, Vennebjerg, Hjørring ops 18.
The 1860 census shows the family living in Sct Olai parish:
Marqvor Jørgensen age 34
Ane Marie Poulsen age 27
Jacobi Marqvorsen age 5
Maria Marqvorsen age 3
Jens Marqvorsen age 1
The children probably changed surnames when the emigrated to America and Jens become John. To see the census, go to the website below and select in order: 1860, Landsogn, Hjørring, Vennebjerg, Skt. Olai. Then choose ops 13 when the java applet appears.http://www.sa.dk/ao/SoegeSider/Folketaelling.aspx