Grethe Ruth Nielsen

24 January 1926–10 September 2007 (Age 81)
Borup, Roskilde, Denmark

The Life of Grethe Ruth

When Grethe Ruth Nielsen was born on 24 January 1926, in Borup, Roskilde, Denmark, her father, Carl Christian Lauritz Nielsen, was 31 and her mother, Helene Knudine Nielsen, was 29. She married Poul Richard Fischer on 19 August 1950. They were the parents of at least 1 son. She died on 10 September 2007, in Slagelse, Sankt Mikkels, Sorø, Denmark, at the age of 81.

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Family Time Line

Poul Richard Fischer
1924–1980
Grethe Ruth Nielsen
1926–2007
Marriage: 19 August 1950
Carl Otto Fischer
1950–1972

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
19 August 1950
Slagelse rådhus, Sorø, Denmark
children

(1)

Parents and Siblings

    Carl Christian Lauritz Nielsen

    Male1894–Male

    Helene Knudine Nielsen

    Female1896–Female

siblings

(6)

    Knud Aage Nielsen

    Male1915–Male

    Inger Margrethe Nielsen

    Female1917–Female

    Otto Robert Nielsen

    Male1920–Male

    Ellen Carla Nielsen

    Female1924–Female

    Female1926–2007Female

+1 More Child

World Events (8)

1939

Age 13

Denmark signs 10-year non-aggression pact with Nazi Germany.
1940

Age 14

Germany invades Denmark.
1949

Age 23

Denmark joins NATO.

Name Meaning

Danish, Norwegian, and North German (especially Schleswig-Holstein): patronymic from the personal name Niels, a reduced form of Nikolaus ( see Nicholas ) or Cornelius .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (1)

  • Grethe Rüth Nielsen in household of Karl Chr Laurits Nielsen, "Denmark Census, 1930"

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