9 May 1868–1957 (Age 88)
Bindslev, Hjørring, Denmark
When Laura Svendsen was born on 9 May 1868, in Bindslev, Hjørring, Denmark, her father, Jens Svendsen, was 39 and her mother, Ane Christensdatter, was 34. She married Jens Peter Sorenson on 3 January 1889, in Big Stone, Minnesota, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 8 daughters. She lived in Bindslev, Horns, Hjørring, Denmark for about 10 years and Lake Shore Township, Lac qui Parle, Minnesota, United States for about 20 years. She died in 1957, at the age of 89.
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