Anna Mathilde Josefine Eriksen

3 April 1875–
Slaglille, Sorø, Denmark

The Life of Anna Mathilde Josefine

When Anna Mathilde Josefine Eriksen was born on 3 April 1875, in Slaglille, Sorø, Denmark, her father, Emanuel Eriksen, was 32 and her mother, Karen Sophie Petersen, was 26. She married Ernst Gustaf Tefke on 18 September 1896. They were the parents of at least 5 daughters. She lived in Frederiksborg, Denmark in 1925 and Copenhagen, Denmark in 1930.

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Family Time Line

Ernst Gustaf Tefke
1868–
Anna Mathilde Josefine Eriksen
1875–
Marriage: 18 September 1896
Ingeborg Mathilde Tefke
1895–
Evelyn Andrea Elisabeth Tefke
1897–
Ida Louise Tefke
1899–
Emmely Gustava Johanne Tefke
1902–
Karen Sofie Tefke
1909–

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
18 September 1896
children

(5)

    Ingeborg Mathilde Tefke

    Female1895–Female

    Evelyn Andrea Elisabeth Tefke

    Female1897–Female

    Ida Louise Tefke

    Female1899–Female

    Emmely Gustava Johanne Tefke

    Female1902–Female

    Karen Sofie Tefke

    Female1909–Female

Parents and Siblings

    Emanuel Eriksen

    Male1843–Male

    Karen Sophie Petersen

    Female1848–1925Female

siblings

(2)

World Events (6)

1914

Age 39

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

Age 42

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

Age 64

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

Name Meaning

Norwegian and Danish: patronymic from the personal name Erik, Old Norse Eiríkr ( see Erickson ).

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

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Sources (3)

  • Anna Mathilde Tepke in household of Ernst August Tepke, "Denmark Census, 1911"
  • Anna Mathilde Josephine Tefke in household of Ernst Gustaf Tefke, "Denmark Census, 1925"
  • Anna Mathilde Josephine Tefke in household of Ernst Gustaf Tefke, "Denmark Census, 1930"

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