Karl Jorgen Therkeldsen

1902–1996 (Age 94)
Vilslev, Ribe, Denmark

The Life of Karl Jorgen

When Karl Jorgen Therkeldsen was born on 9 January 1902, in Vilslev, Ribe, Denmark, his father, Theodor Therkildsen, was 52 and his mother, Ana Katrine Margrethe Fogtmann, was 39. He married Ida Silvia Skriver about 1959. He lived in Vilslev, Gørding, Ribe, Denmark for about 10 years. He registered for military service in 1920. He died on 18 April 1996, in San Francisco, San Francisco, California, United States, at the age of 94.

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Family Time Line

Karl Jorgen Therkeldsen
Ida Silvia Skriver
Marriage: about 1959

Spouse & Children

about 1959

Parents & Siblings



+1 More Child

World Events (8)

1903 · Department of Commerce and Labor

Age 1

A short-lived Cabinet department which was concerned with controlling the excesses of big business. Later being split and the Secretary of Commerce and Labor splitting into two separate positions.
1906 · Great San Francisco Earthquake

Age 4

A 7.8 magnitude earthquake shook San Francisco for approximately 60 seconds on April 18, 1906. A 1906 report by US Army Relief Operations recorded the death toll for San Francisco and surrounding areas at 664. Later reports record the number at over 3,000 deaths. An estimated 225,000 people were left homeless from the widespread destructuction as 80% of the city was destroyed.

Age 25

Charles Lindbergh makes the first solo nonstop transatlantic flight in his plane The Spirit of St. Louis.

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Sources (3)

  • Karl Jørgen Therkelsen in household of Theodor Therkelsen, "Denmark Census, 1916"
  • Karl J Therkildsen in household of Theodor Therkildsen, "Denmark Census, 1906"
  • Karl Jørgen Therkildsen in household of Theodor Therkildsen, "Denmark Census, 1911"

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