Phyllis Lorraine Sorensen

23 February 1916–13 February 1920 (Age 3)
Riverside, Bingham, Idaho, United States

The Life Summary of Phyllis Lorraine

When Phyllis Lorraine Sorensen was born on 23 February 1916, in Riverside, Bingham, Idaho, United States, her father, Nels Sorensen Jr, was 30 and her mother, Ettie Mae Cobbley, was 28. She lived in Shelley, Bingham, Idaho, United States in 1920. She died on 13 February 1920, at the age of 3, and was buried in Shelley, Bingham, Idaho, United States.

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Family Time Line

Nels Sorensen Jr
Ettie Mae Cobbley
Wendell Nels Sorensen
Viola Sorensen
Delilah Sorensen
Norma Sorensen
Phyllis Lorraine Sorensen
Mary Laverle Sorensen
Leslie Richard Sorensen
Stanley Jay Sorensen
Vera Mae Sorensen

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World Events (6)

Age 1
U.S. intervenes in World War I, rejects membership of League of Nations.
1917 · Joining the First World War
Age 1
Starting with the sinking of the RMS Lusitania, which killed 128 American citizens, and many other conflicts with trade from Germany. Congress held a special meeting that resulted in The United States declaring war on Germany. Formally entering the First World War.
1918 · Attempting to Stop the War
Age 2
To end World War I, President Wilson created a list of principles to be used as negotiations for peace among the nations. Known as The Fourteen Points, the principles were outlined in a speech on war aimed toward the idea of peace but most of the Allied forces were skeptical of this Wilsonian idealism.

Name Meaning

(1997: 10994;2007: 19974; 2010: 28069)Some characteristic forenames: Scandinavian Erik, Nels, Niels, Per, Viggo, Einer, Lars, Morten, Bent, Holger, Jorgen, Knud.Danish and Norwegian (Sørensen): patronymic from the personal name Søren, Danish form of Latin Severinus (see Severin ).

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

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Sources (9)

  • Phyllis Sorenson in household of Nils Sorenson, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Phylllis Loraine Shorensen, "Idaho, Jefferson Star, County Cemetery Records, 1800-2000"
  • Phyllis in entry for Delilah Or Dee Sorensen Nielsen, "United States, GenealogyBank Obituaries, 1980-2014"

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