Søren Jørgensen Thompson Thomsen

11 June 1837–20 October 1916 (Age 79)
Endelave, Skanderborg, Denmark

The Life Summary of Søren

When Søren Jørgensen Thompson Thomsen was born on 11 June 1837, in Endelave, Nim, Skanderborg, Denmark, his father, Jørgen Christian Thomsen, was 33 and his mother, Ane Kathrine Sørensdatter, was 33. He married Anna Svensdotter on 19 April 1869, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 6 sons and 3 daughters. He immigrated to Utah, United States in 1864 and lived in Collinston, Box Elder, Utah, United States in 1900 and Elwood, Box Elder, Utah, United States in 1910. He died on 20 October 1916, in Tremonton, Box Elder, Utah, United States, at the age of 79, and was buried in Bear River City, Box Elder, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Søren Jørgensen Thompson Thomsen
Anna Svensdotter
Marriage: 19 April 1869
Helen Catherine Thompson
John William Thompson
Silvia Betella Thompson
Alvin Theodore Thompson
Soren Junius Thompson
Edward Christian Thompson
William Sylvester Thompson
Ephriam Thompson
Eunice Floressa Thompson

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    19 April 1869Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States
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    World Events (8)

    Age 9
    U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.
    1847 · Casino Theatre (Copenhagen)
    Age 10
    The Casino Theatre was built as an entertainment center by Georg Carstensen but was converted into a theatre in 1848. After many years of never gaining popularity, it was closed in 1937 and demolished in 1960.
    1859 · Copenhagen Waterworks
    Age 22
    The Copenhagen Waterworks was the first waterworks in Denmark and served the community until 1951. It was one of the first buildings to be built outside Copenhagen's old city walls.

    Name Meaning

    English: patronymic from the Middle English personal name T(h)om(me) (see Thom ) + -son ‘son of Tom’. Thomson is usually the Scottish form, that with the intrusive -p- being English. Both forms are common in Ireland. The surname Thompson is also very common among African Americans.Americanized form of Danish, Norwegian, and North German Thomsen and of its Swedish cognate Thomsson. Compare Thomson .

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

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    Sources (43)

    • Søren Thomasen in household of Jørgen Thomasen, "Denmark Census, 1860"
    • Soren Thompson in entry for Helen Thompson Wilson, "Utah Death Certificates, 1904-1964"
    • Soren Jorgensen in household of Jorgen Thomsen, "Denmark Census, 1845"

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