When Chris Sorenson was born on 17 September 1894, in Alpha, Jackson, Minnesota, United States, his father, Hans Sorenson, was 26 and his mother, Ida Ingelbrigston, was 22. He married Mary or Marie in 1917. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter. He lived in Jackson, Minnesota, United States in 1894. He died before 1998.
Some characteristic forenames: Scandinavian Erik, Nels, Niels, Nils, Helmer, Sig, Thor, Iver, Kerstin, Kjeld, Knute, Ove.
Americanized form of Danish and Norwegian Sørensen (see Sorensen ) or of the Swedish cognate Sörensson and its very rare variant Sörenson.
Jewish (northeastern Ashkenazic): metronymic from the Yiddish female personal name Sore (from the Hebrew female name Sara ‘princess’) + German Sohn ‘son’.