Elizabeth Jorgenson

24 March 1899–12 June 1971 (Age 72)
Hayward, Sawyer, Wisconsin, United States

The Life of Elizabeth

When Elizabeth Jorgenson was born on 24 March 1899, in Hayward, Sawyer, Wisconsin, United States, her father, Carl Bernt Jorgenson, was 27 and her mother, Johanna Johnson, was 26. She married Iver S Iverson on 25 December 1923, in Kalispell, Flathead, Montana, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter. She lived in Jerome, Yavapai, Arizona, United States in 1930 and Kalispell Township, Flathead, Montana, United States in 1940. She died on 12 June 1971, in Kalispell, Flathead, Montana, United States, at the age of 72.

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Family Time Line

Iver S Iverson
Elizabeth Jorgenson
Marriage: 25 December 1923
Dorothy Ann Iverson

Spouse and Children

25 December 1923
Kalispell, Flathead, Montana, United States


    Dorothy Ann Iverson


Parents and Siblings




    Infant Jorgenson


    Lizzie Jorgenson



World Events (8)

1900 · Gold for Cash!

Age 1

This Act set a price at which gold could be traded for paper money.
1902 · Montana Capital Building Completed

Age 3

Construction started on the Montana state capital in 1899. In 1902 the capital was completed.
1918 · Attempting to Stop the War

Age 19

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

Respelling of Jørgensen or Jörgensen ( see Jorgensen ) or the Swedish cognate Jörgens(s)on.

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Lizzie Jorgenson in household of Hans Johnson, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Elizabeth Iverson in household of Iver S Iverson, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Elizabeth M Iverson in household of Iver S Iverson, "United States Census, 1930"

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