Tora Helene Torgensen

25 July 1896–
Borge, Østfold, Norway

The Life of Tora Helene

When Tora Helene Torgensen was born on 25 July 1896, in Borge, Østfold, Norway, her father, Arnt Theodor Torgersen, was 48 and her mother, Helene Elisabeth Jakobsdr, was 42. She married Johan Arnt Hermansen on 7 March 1914, in Borge, Østfold, Norway. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 2 daughters.

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Family Time Line

Johan Arnt Hermansen
1896–
Tora Helene Torgensen
1896–
Marriage: 7 March 1914
Lene Jeanette Johansen
1914–1995
Trygve Johansen
1915–1915
Harda Adele Johansen
1916–

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
7 March 1914
Borge, Østfold, Norway
children

(3)

    Female1914–1995Female

    Trygve Johansen

    Male1915–1915Male

    Harda Adele Johansen

    Female1916–Female

Parents and Siblings

    Arnt Theodor Torgersen

    Male1847–Male

    Helene Elisabeth Jakobsdr

    Female1853–Female

siblings

(5)

    Theodora Andrine Torgersen

    Female1876–Female

    Kristan Torgersen

    Male1880–Male

    Thomas Joakim Torgersen

    Male1883–Male

    Jens Arnt Torgersen

    Male1886–Male

    Female1896–Female

World Events (3)

1900 · 1900 Norwegian Census

Age 4

Enumerates all persons in Norway on 3 Dec 1900. Also includes data of individuals on Norwegian ships. Includes names, birthdates & birthplaces, marital status, position in family, occupation, nationality etc.
1904 · Åsta Holth

Age 8

Birth year of Åsta Holth. Well-known Norwegian author who was born at Svullrya in Hedmark county. She was of Forest Finnish descent. Many of her written works were about the residents of Finnskogen. Norwegian novelist, poet and short story writer. 
1940 · Norway in WW II

Age 44

German occupation of Norway from 9 April 1940 to 9 May 1945. Much damage was done to northern Norway.

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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