Lilly Jorgensen

16 July 1910–2 February 1990 (Age 79)
Tranemose, Raklev, Holbæk, Denmark

The Life of Lilly

When Lilly Jorgensen was born on 16 July 1910, in Tranemose, Raklev, Holbæk, Denmark, her father, Joseph Benjamin Melberg, was 22 and her mother, Anna Marie Jorgensen, was 21. She died on 2 February 1990, at the age of 79.

Photos & Memories (0)

Photos & Memories

Do you know this person? Do you have a story about her you would like to share? Sign in or Create a FREE Account

Family Time Line

Joseph Benjamin Melberg
1887–1971
Anna Marie Jorgensen
1888–
Lilly Jorgensen
1910–1990

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(1)

World Events (8)

1914

Age 4

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

Age 7

The United States take possession of the Virgin Islands. The islands are purchased from Denmark for $25 million the year before.
1939

Age 29

Denmark signs 10-year non-aggression pact with Nazi Germany.

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.

Possible Related Names

Sources (0)

    Sources

    There are no historical documents attached to Lilly.

    Find more of your family story

    As a non-profit, we offer free help to anyone looking to learn the details of their family story.

    Create a free account to view more about your family.
    Create a free account
    Share this with your family and friends.