I am searching the surnames of Gage, Andrews, Jensen, and Downing.The oldest information I have on these surnames is:
Mother's side of family:
Jakob Christian Jensen:
Born: Feb. 17, 1861
Died: Aug. 30, 1939
Married: He moved to Connecticut and in May 21, 1888 married
Marie Mortensen, another Dane.
Immigrated to the U.S. from Denmark in 1880.He came thruEllis Island.
The Jensens had may children including Arthur Jensen.
Born: Oct. 5, 1894
Died: Jan. 18, 1979
Married: Fannie Thackera Andrews, daughter of WilliamLippincott Andrews and Laura Haines Rogers, in Dec.1, 1920.
Fannie Thackera Andrews:
Born: September 12, 1891
Died: September 02, 1963
Father's side of family:
Born: Nov. 11, 1907?Uncertain if this is accurate
Died: Jul. 11, 1989?
Married:Mildred Downing, daughter of Orin Downing and ElsieMay (date unknown)
Mildred's siblings were:
Don, Irene, Ruth
Walter's mothers name may have been "Nellie" and
the town of White Oaks, New Mexico is mentioned.