Svend Escal Thorp

1913–1972 (Age 58)
Enumclaw, King, Washington, United States

The Life of Svend Escal

When Svend Escal Thorp was born on 6 December 1913, in Enumclaw, King, Washington, United States, his father, Martin J. Thorp, was 33 and his mother, Karen Marie Charlotte Betty Christensen, was 38. He married Anne Natheel Morris on 12 June 1939, in City and Borough of Juneau, Alaska, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter. He lived in Osceola, King, Washington, United States in 1920. He died in February 1972, in Fairbanks, Fairbanks North Star Borough, Alaska, United States, at the age of 58.

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Family Time Line

Svend Escal Thorp
1913–1972
Anne Natheel Morris
1920–2008
Marriage: 12 June 1939
Richard Svend Thorpe
1944–2003
Barbara Jean Thorpe
1948–2015

Spouse & Children

MARRIAGE
12 June 1939
City and Borough of Juneau, Alaska, United States
children

(2)

Parents & Siblings

  • Martin J. Thorp

    Male1880–1919Male

  • Karen Marie Charlotte Betty Christensen

    Female1875–1966Female

siblings

(4)

World Events (8)

1916 · The First woman elected into the US Congress

Age 3

Jeannette Pickering Rankin became the first woman to hold a federal office position in the House of Representatives, and remains the only woman elected to Congress by Montana.
1916 · Boeing Aircraft

Age 3

The Boeing Aircraft was named and created by William Boeing. The first two planes were Bluebill and Mallard and the first flight was July 15, 1916. Boeing aircrafts made their debut during WWI. 
1929

Age 16

13 million people become unemployed after the Wall Street stock market crash of 1929 triggers what becomes known as the Great Depression. President Herbert Hoover rejects direct federal relief.

Name Meaning

1 English: variant spelling of Thorpe .2 Scandinavian: variant of Torp .

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • Sven Thorp in household of Charlotte Thorp, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Svend Escol Thorpe, "Alaska, Vital Records, 1816-1959"
  • Svend Escal Thorpe, "Alaska, Vital Records, 1816-1959"

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