Hans Valdemar Thorsen

16 March 1894–18 December 1974 (Age 80)
Hasle, Bornholm, Denmark

The Life of Hans Valdemar

When Hans Valdemar Thorsen was born on 16 March 1894, in Hasle, Bornholm, Denmark, his father, Mathias Hansen Thorsen, was 40 and his mother, Eline Jacobine Andersen Møller, was 39. He married Katrine Kirstine Marcher on 18 May 1917, in Hasle, Bornholm, Denmark. He lived in Års, Års, Ålborg, Denmark in 1925 and Års, Ålborg, Denmark in 1930. He died on 18 December 1974, at the age of 80, and was buried in Skørping, Nordjylland, Denmark.

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Family Time Line

Hans Valdemar Thorsen
Katrine Kirstine Marcher
Marriage: 18 May 1917

Spouse and Children

18 May 1917
Hasle, Bornholm, Denmark

Parents and Siblings

    Mathias Hansen Thorsen


    Eline Jacobine Andersen Møller




    Karl Simon Laurentius Thorsen


    Niels Martin Thorsen


    Karen Marie Thorsen


    Ellen Mathilde Thorsen



+6 More Children

World Events (6)


Age 20

World War I. Denmark remains neutral throughout the war.

Age 23

The United States take possession of the Virgin Islands. The islands are purchased from Denmark for $25 million the year before.

Age 45

Denmark signs 10-year non-aggression pact with Nazi Germany.

Name Meaning

Danish and Norwegian: patronymic from the personal name Thor .

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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Sources (3)

  • Hans Valdemar Thorsen, "Denmark Census, 1901"
  • Hans Valdemar Thorasen, "Denmark Census, 1925"
  • Hans Valdemar Thorsen in household of Marten Andersen Marker, "Denmark Census, 1921"

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