Lilly Jørgensen

30 September 1923–22 June 1986 (Age 62)
Falslev, Randers, Denmark

The Life of Lilly

When Lilly Jørgensen was born on 30 September 1923, in Falslev, Randers, Denmark, her father, Hans Jørgen Laurits Jørgensen, was 40 and her mother, Dorthe Marie Pedersen, was 38. She married Karl Emil Jensen on 29 September 1946, in Jetsmark, Hjørring, Denmark. They were the parents of at least 1 son. She lived in Falslev, Onsild, Randers, Denmark in 1925. She died on 22 June 1986, at the age of 62.

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Family Time Line

Karl Emil Jensen
1923–1979
Lilly Jørgensen
1923–1986
Marriage: 29 September 1946
Poul Erik Jensen
1953–1988

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
29 September 1946
Jetsmark, Hjørring, Denmark
children

(1)

Parents and Siblings

    Hans Jørgen Laurits Jørgensen

    Male1883–Male

    Dorthe Marie Pedersen

    Female1884–Female

siblings

(8)

    Hans Jørgensen

    Male1909–Male

    Anders Bøje Jørgensen

    Male1912–Male

    Marius Jørgensen

    Male1914–Male

    Oluf Jørgensen

    Male1916–Male

    Kaj Jørgensen

    Male1917–Male

+3 More Children

World Events (6)

1939

Age 16

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

Age 17

Germany invades Denmark.
1940 · Germany Invades

Age 17

Operation Weserebung was the German attack on Denmark on April 9, 1940, during the Second World War. The invasion's primary purpose was to use Denmark as a staging ground for operations against Norway, and to build an extensive network of radar systems to detect English bombers bound for Germany. The attack was a breach of the non-aggression pact Denmark had signed with Germany less than a year earlier. Denmark's military forces were inferior in numbers and equipment, and after a short battle were forced to surrender. Lasting approximately six hours, the German ground campaign against Denmark was one of the shortest military operations of the Second World War.

Name Meaning

Danish, Norwegian (Jørgensen), and North German (Jörgensen): patronymic from the personal name Jörgen, a vernacular form of Greek Geōrgios ( see George ).

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

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Sources (3)

  • Lilly Jørgensen in household of Hans Jørgensen, "Denmark Census, 1925"
  • Lilly Jørgensen in household of Hans Jørgensen, "Denmark Census, 1930"
  • Legacy NFS Source: Lilly Jorgensen - Individual or family possessions: birth-name: Lilly Jørgensen

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