Kommunelærer Jørgen Nielsen Bach af Ry

28 July 1873–5 November 1946 (Age 73)
Hvirring, Nim, Skanderborg, Denmark

The Life of Jørgen Nielsen

When Kommunelærer Jørgen Nielsen Bach af Ry was born on 28 July 1873, in Hvirring, Nim, Skanderborg, Denmark, his father, Hans Nielsen Bach, was 44 and his mother, Ane Kathrine Jørgensdatter, was 39. He died on 5 November 1946, in Illerup, Dover, Hjelmslev, Skanderborg, Denmark, at the age of 73, and was buried in Illerup, Dover, Hjelmslev, Skanderborg, Denmark.

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Family Time Line

Hans Nielsen Bach
1828–1885
Ane Kathrine Jørgensdatter
1833–1913
Anders Nielsen
1857–
Niels Jorgen Back
1861–
Ida Andrea Back
1864–
Jørgen Nielsen Bach
1866–
Kommunelærer Jørgen Nielsen Bach af Ry
1873–1946

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World Events (4)

1914

Age 41

World War I. Denmark remains neutral throughout the war.
1917

Age 44

The United States take possession of the Virgin Islands. The islands are purchased from Denmark for $25 million the year before.
1939

Age 66

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

Name Meaning

1 German: topographic name for someone who lived by a stream, Middle High German bach ‘stream’. This surname is established throughout central Europe and in Scandinavia, not just in Germany.2 Jewish (Ashkenazic): ornamental name from German Bach ‘stream’, ‘creek’.3 English: topographic name for someone who lived by a stream, Middle English bache.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Jørgen Nielsen Bak in household of Ane Katrine Jørgensdatter, "Denmark Census, 1890"
  • Jørgen Nielsen, "Denmark Church Records, 1484-1941"
  • Jørgen Nielsen, "Denmark Church Records, 1484-1941"

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