Alma Nielsen

7 February 1894–
Denmark

The Life of Alma

When Alma Nielsen was born on 7 February 1894, in Denmark, her father, Jørgen Andersen Nielsen, was 34 and her mother, Adamine Klausen, was 32. She married Markus Rasmussen on 3 August 1920. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 2 daughters. She lived in Esbjerg, Vor Frelsers, Skast, Ribe, Denmark for about 14 years and Treenighed, Esbjerg, Ribe, Denmark in 1930.

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Family Time Line

Markus Rasmussen
1890–1967
Alma Nielsen
1894–
Marriage: 3 August 1920
Børge Rasmussen
1922–1994
Gerda Rasmussen
1925–2015
Jørgen Bille Rasmussen
1928–1974
Eigil Rasmussen
1929–
Else Rasmussen
1931–
Walther Rasmussen
1934–1989

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
3 August 1920
vor frelser es
children

(6)

    Male1922–1994Male

    Gerda Rasmussen

    Female1925–2015Female

    Male1928–1974Male

    Eigil Rasmussen

    Male1929–Male

    Else Rasmussen

    Female1931–Female

+1 More Child

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(6)

+1 More Child

World Events (8)

1914

Age 20

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

Age 23

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

Age 45

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

Name Meaning

Danish, Norwegian, and North German (especially Schleswig-Holstein): patronymic from the personal name Niels, a reduced form of Nikolaus ( see Nicholas ) or Cornelius .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Alma Nielsen in household of Jørgen Andersen Nielsen, "Denmark Census, 1901"
  • Alma Rasmussen in household of Marcus Rasmussen, "Denmark Census, 1925"
  • Alma Rasmüssen in household of Marius Rasmüssen, "Denmark Census, 1930"

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