Marcus Jensen

From Hotels of Ballarat
Marcus Jensen
Occupation Publican
Years active 1865-1867
Known for Victoria Hotel, Sebastopol

Marcus Jensen was a publican in Ballarat, Victoria, <1865-1867.

History[edit | edit source]

Marcus Jensen held the license for the Victoria Hotel in Sebastopol.

He was granted the license in July 1865.[1]

A similar application was filed with the undersigned, Clerk of Petty Sessions, by MARKUS JENSEN, of Sebastopol, in the Borough of Sebastopol, in said colony of Victoria, for house situate at Sebastopol aforesaid; containing two sitting rooms five bed rooms, with bar, &c., his own property, and to be known as the sign of The Victoria Hotel. (Signed) MARKUS JENSEN. WILLIAM HOGARTH, Clerk of Petty Sessions, Ballarat, 11th July, 1865.[2]

He was declared insolvent in June 1867:

Marcus Jensen, of Sebastopol, a publican, out of business. Causes of insolvency: Sickness in family, and falling off in business. Liabilities, £159 16s ; assets, £8 ; deficiency, £151 16s.[3]


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References[edit | edit source]

  1. 1865 'POLICE.', The Ballarat Star (Vic. : 1865 - 1924), 21 July, p. 4. , viewed 05 Jun 2019, http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article112877411
  2. 1865 'Advertising', The Ballarat Star (Vic. : 1865 - 1924), 12 July, p. 3. , viewed 02 Jan 2024, http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article112877169
  3. 1867 'NEW INSOLVENTS.', Leader (Melbourne, Vic. : 1862 - 1918, 1935), 22 June, p. 13. , viewed 02 Jan 2020, http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article196632978

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