Alberta Emilie Tholle

1893–1968 (Age 74)
Marstal, Svendborg, Denmark

The Life of Alberta Emilie

When Alberta Emilie Tholle was born on 8 October 1893, in Marstal, Svendborg, Denmark, her father, Henrik Thorvald Jacob Tholle, was 53 and her mother, Johanne Petrea Plum, was 36. She married Niels Høegh Brønnum on 4 October 1916, in Ibi, Niger, Nigeria. She lived in Rise, Ærø, Svendborg, Denmark for about 15 years and Roskilde, Sankt Jørgensbjerg, Copenhagen, Denmark in 1925. She died on 15 July 1968, in Roskilde, Denmark, at the age of 74.

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Family Time Line

Alberta Emilie Tholle
Niels Høegh Brønnum
Marriage: 4 October 1916

Spouse & Children

4 October 1916
Ibi, Niger, Nigeria

Parents & Siblings

  • Henrik Thorvald Jacob Tholle


  • Johanne Petrea Plum




  • Anna Tholle


  • Sofie Emilie Tholle


  • Rigmor Johanne Tholle


  • Johannes Emil Immanuel Tholle


  • Female1893–1968Female

World Events (6)


Age 21

World War I. Denmark remains neutral throughout the war.

Age 24

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

Age 46

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

Name Meaning

Frisian (Thöle): see Thole .

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • Alberta Emilie Bronnum in household of Niels Hoegh Bronnum, "Denmark Census, 1925"
  • Albert Emile Brønnum in household of Niels Høegh Brønnum, "Denmark Census, 1930"
  • Alberta Emilie Tholle, "Denmark Census, 1901"

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