Lars Jorgensen

2 January 1825–
Stokkemarke, Maribo, Denmark

The Life Summary of Lars

When Lars Jorgensen was born on 2 January 1825, in Stokkemarke, Maribo, Denmark, his father, Jorgen Nielsen, was 41 and his mother, Birthe Larsdatter, was 27. He lived in Stokkemarke, Lollands Sønder, Maribo, Denmark in 1834.

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Family Time Line

Jorgen Nielsen
Birthe Larsdatter
Dorthe Jorgensdatter
Lars Jorgensen Wiet
Sidsel Jorgensdatter
Johan Jorgensen
Lars Jorgensen
Johan Jörgensen

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World Events (7)

1829 · Oldest Leather Goods in Denmark
Age 4
Kuffert Sorensen was established in 1829 by Carl Peter Sorensen as a leather goods company. Today the business has five locations and each are run by a member of the Sorensen family.
1847 · Casino Theatre (Copenhagen)
Age 22
The Casino Theatre was built as an entertainment center by Georg Carstensen but was converted into a theatre in 1848. After many years of never gaining popularity, it was closed in 1937 and demolished in 1960.
1859 · Copenhagen Waterworks
Age 34
The Copenhagen Waterworks was the first waterworks in Denmark and served the community until 1951. It was one of the first buildings to be built outside Copenhagen's old city walls.

Name Meaning

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 .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Lars Jørgensen in household of Jørgen Nielsen, "Denmark Census, 1834"
  • Lars Jørgensen, "Denmark Church Records, 1484-1941"
  • Lars Jorgensen, "Denmark Baptisms, 1618-1923"

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