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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Rasmus Laumand Jorgensen
Ellinor Harriet Poulsen
Einar Loumand Jorgensen
Poul Jorgensen
Erna Caroline Jorgensen
Carl Oluf Jorgensen
Bernhard Jorgensen
Søren Bernhard Jørgensen
Ellen Jorgensen

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World Events (3)


Age 16

World War I. Denmark remains neutral throughout the war.


Age 19

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


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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