Alfred Rudolph Therkelsen

1887–1951 (Age 64)
Perth Amboy, Middlesex, New Jersey, United States

The Life of Alfred Rudolph

When Alfred Rudolph Therkelsen was born on 2 June 1887, in Perth Amboy, Middlesex, New Jersey, United States, his father, Jes George Peter Therkleson, was 42 and his mother, Andrea Margarthe Hansen, was 30. He married Arlie Quackenbush on 11 March 1906, in New Brunswick, Middlesex, New Jersey, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 2 daughters. He died on 14 September 1951, in Atlantic Highlands, Monmouth, New Jersey, United States, at the age of 64, and was buried in Tennent, Monmouth, New Jersey, United States.

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Family Time Line

Alfred Rudolph Therkelsen
Arlie Quackenbush
Marriage: 11 March 1906
Harold Therkelsen
Arlie Blanche Therkelsen
Grace Marie Therkelsen

Spouse & Children

11 March 1906
New Brunswick, Middlesex, New Jersey, United States


  • Harold Therkelsen


  • Female1914–1969Female

  • Arlie Blanche Therkelsen


Parents & Siblings

  • Jes George Peter Therkleson


  • Andrea Margarthe Hansen




  • Jes Peter Therkleson


  • Ida M Therkelsen


  • Mary Margarethe Therkelsen


  • George P Therkelsen


  • Wilhelm W Therkelsen


+7 More Children

World Events (8)

1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

Age 3

This Act tried to prevent the raising of prices by restricting trade. The purpose of the Act was to preserve a competitive marketplace to protect consumers from abuse.

Age 7

Mary Philbrook was the first woman in New Jersey to become a lawyer. She had applied for admission to the New Jersey Bar in 1894, but was rejected because the New Jersey Court stated that women were not vested with any right to be attorneys. Mary lobbied with the Jersey City Woman's Club for an update to the law, which was passed in 1895 and allowed women to become lawyers. Mary Philbrook was the first woman to be admitted after the law change.

Age 17

St. Louis, Missouri, United States hosts Summer Olympic Games.

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Sources (3)

  • Alfred Therkelsen, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Alfred R Therkelsen in household of Yes P. Therkelsen, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Alfred Therkelsen, "United States Census, 1930"

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