When Anne Jorgensen was born on 17 July 1823, in Hjørring, Denmark, her father, Jorgen Jorgensen, was 45 and her mother, Anne Christensdatter, was 45. She died on 9 June 1824, at the age of 0.
Some characteristic forenames: Scandinavian Erik, Jorgen, Nels, Lars, Niels, Holger, Anders, Borge, Einer, Folmer, Morten, Bjorn.
Danish and Norwegian (Jørgensen); North German (Jörgensen): patronymic from the personal name Jørgen, Jörgen, from Greek Geōrgios (see George ). Compare Jergensen , Jergenson , Jorgenson , and Yorgensen .