Christian Albert Jorgensen

30 January 1913–June 1987 (Age 74)
Hay Springs, Sheridan, Nebraska, United States

The Life of Christian Albert

When Christian Albert Jorgensen was born on 30 January 1913, in Hay Springs, Sheridan, Nebraska, United States, his father, Marinus Jorgen Jorgensen, was 33 and his mother, Christiana Maud Sundahl, was 25. He married Esther Sophia Bargstadt on 3 July 1934, in Wayne, Wayne, Nebraska, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 1 daughter. He lived in Wayne, Nebraska, United States in 1920 and Deer Creek Election Precinct, Wayne, Nebraska, United States in 1940. He died in June 1987, in Nebraska, United States, at the age of 74, and was buried in Carroll, Wayne, Nebraska, United States.

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Family Time Line

Christian Albert Jorgensen
1913–1987
Esther Sophia Bargstadt
1916–2002
Marriage: 3 July 1934
Gene LeRoy Jorgensen
1940–2013
Cheryl Lyn Jorgensen
1948–2013
Marinus Charles Jorgensen
1950–2019

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
3 July 1934
Wayne, Wayne, Nebraska, United States
children

(3)

    Gene LeRoy Jorgensen

    Male1940–2013Male

    Cheryl Lyn Jorgensen

    Female1948–2013Female

    Marinus Charles Jorgensen

    Male1950–2019Male

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(10)

    Ida Maria Jorgensen

    Female1906–Female

    Jens Martin Jorgensen

    Male1908–1986Male

    Louise Caroline Jorgensen

    Female1909–1985Female

    Female1910–2000Female

    Charles Merlin Jorgensen

    Male1911–1990Male

+5 More Children

World Events (8)

1916 · The First woman elected into the US Congress

Age 3

Jeannette Pickering Rankin became the first woman to hold a federal office position in the House of Representatives, and remains the only woman elected to Congress by Montana.
1917

Age 4

U.S. intervenes in World War I, rejects membership of League of Nations.
1935 · The FBI is Established

Age 22

The Bureau of Investigation's name was changed to the Federal Bureau of Investigation to help citizens know that the Government is helping protect from threats both domestically and abroad.

Name Meaning

Danish, Norwegian (Jørgensen), and North German (Jörgensen): patronymic from the personal name Jörgen, a vernacular form of Greek Geōrgios ( see George ).

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

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Sources (3)

  • Chris Jorgensen in household of Mainus Jorgensen, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Christ A Jorgensen, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Marinus Jorgensen, "United States World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918"

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