Jacob Poulsen Sorensen Smed

3 August 1866–28 October 1948 (Age 82)
Vedersø, Ringkøbing, Ringkøbing, Denmark

The Life of Jacob Poulsen

When Jacob Poulsen Sorensen Smed was born on 3 August 1866, in Vedersø, Ringkøbing, Ringkøbing, Denmark, his father, Søren Christensen, was 53 and his mother, Else Kathrine Poulsdatter, was 40. He married Inger Marie Christine Christensen on 5 September 1889, in Vedersø, Ringkøbing, Denmark. They were the parents of at least 2 daughters. He lived in Vedersø, Hind, Ringkøbing, Denmark for about 31 years. He died on 28 October 1948, at the age of 82.

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Family Time Line

Jacob Poulsen Sorensen Smed
1866–1948
Inger Marie Christine Christensen
1848–1935
Marriage: 5 September 1889
Else Catrine Sorensen
1890–
Pigebarn Uden Navn Kornbjerg

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
5 September 1889
Vedersø, Ringkøbing, Denmark
children

(2)

    Else Catrine Sorensen

    Female1890–Female

    Pigebarn Uden Navn Kornbjerg

    FemaleFemale

Parents and Siblings

    Søren Christensen

    Male1813–1897Male

    Else Kathrine Poulsdatter

    Female1825–1903Female

siblings

(8)

    Maren Sorensen

    Female1847–1933Female

    Else Kirstine Sorensen

    Female1850–1921Female

    Anne Margrethe Sørensen

    Female1853–1937Female

    Pauline Sorensen

    Female1856–1934Female

    Christen Miltersen Sorensen

    Male1859–1892Male

+3 More Children

World Events (5)

1868 · Magasin Du Nord

Age 2

Magasin is a Danish chain of department stores that was founded in 1868 in Copenhagen and still exists today. They can be found in Denmark, Sweden, Iceland, and the UK.
1914

Age 48

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

Age 51

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

Name Meaning

Danish and Norwegian (Sørensen): patronymic from the personal name Søren ( see Soren ).

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Jakob Pouline Sørensen in household of Søren Kristensen, "Denmark Census, 1870"
  • Jakob Poulsen Sorensen Sund, "Denmark Census, 1890"
  • Jakob Poulsen Sorensen Sund, "Denmark Census, 1901"

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