Erik Olesen

21 October 1876–22 December 1950 (Age 74)
Malling, Århus, Denmark

The Life of Erik

When Erik Olesen was born on 21 October 1876, in Malling, Århus, Denmark, his father, Anders Olesen, was 30 and his mother, Karen Jensen, was 27. He married Sofie Katrine Jensen Feldballe on 10 October 1899, in Ebeltoft, Randers, Denmark. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 2 daughters. He lived in Malling, Ning, Århus, Denmark in 1890 and Ebeltoft, Mols, Randers, Denmark in 1916. He died on 22 December 1950, in Ebeltoft, Randers, Denmark, at the age of 74, and was buried in Ebeltoft, Randers, Denmark.

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Family Time Line

Erik Olesen
1876–1950
Sofie Katrine Jensen Feldballe
1875–1959
Marriage: 10 October 1899
Jens Feldballe Olesen
1900–
Ane Kathrine Olesen
1902–
Helga Emilie Olesen
1904–
Theodor Olesen
1906–
Niels Karl Olesen
1908–

Spouse and Children

    Male1876–1950Male

    Sofie Katrine Jensen Feldballe

    Female1875–1959Female

MARRIAGE
10 October 1899
Ebeltoft, Randers, Denmark
children

(5)

    Jens Feldballe Olesen

    Male1900–Male

    Ane Kathrine Olesen

    Female1902–Female

    Helga Emilie Olesen

    Female1904–Female

    Theodor Olesen

    Male1906–Male

    Niels Karl Olesen

    Male1908–Male

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(3)

World Events (4)

1914

Age 38

World War I. Denmark remains neutral throughout the war.
1917

Age 41

The United States take possession of the Virgin Islands. The islands are purchased from Denmark for $25 million the year before.
1939

Age 63

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

Name Meaning

Danish and Norwegian: variant of Olsen .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Evile Olsen in household of Jens Sirensen Feldballe, "Denmark Census, 1911"
  • Erik Olesen, "Denmark Census, 1930"
  • Erik Olsen, "Denmark Census, 1925"

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