Ellen Jorgensen

FemaleDecember 1898–

Brief Life History of Ellen

When Ellen Jorgensen was born in December 1898, in Birkelse, Aabybro, Nordjylland, Denmark, her father, Rasmus Laumand Jorgensen, was 43 and her mother, Ellinor Harriet Poulsen, was 37.

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Family Time Line

Rasmus Laumand Jorgensen
1855–
Ellinor Harriet Poulsen
1861–1931
Einar Loumand Jorgensen
1886–
Poul Jorgensen
1887–
Erna Caroline Jorgensen
1889–
Carl Oluf Jorgensen
1890–
Bernhard Jorgensen
1893–
Søren Bernhard Jørgensen
1895–
Ellen Jorgensen
1898–

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Siblings (7)

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World Events (3)

1914

Age 16

World War I. Denmark remains neutral throughout the war.

1917

Age 19

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

1939

Age 41

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

Name Meaning

Some characteristic forenames: Scandinavian Erik, Jorgen, Nels, Lars, Niels, Holger, Anders, Borge, Einer, Folmer, Morten, Bjorn.

Danish and Norwegian (Jørgensen); North German (Jörgensen): patronymic from the personal name Jørgen, Jörgen, from Greek Geōrgios (see George ). Compare Jergensen , Jergenson , Jorgenson , and Yorgensen .

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

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