Sorensen Family History & Genealogy

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Sorensen Last Name History & Origin

Updated Jan 30, 2019


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Name Origin

The Danish name Sorenson, is derived from the name Soren, meaning "stern".

Spellings & Pronunciations

Sorenson, seiersen, Sejerson

Nationality & Ethnicity

Denmark, Scandinavian

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Lilli Sorensen commented
I have a Christmas card from Lars Sorensen from about 1920 it is sent from Algone (Algona?) in Iowa - He is my father's uncle, born 13th february 1869 in Albaek, Hjorring, Denmark. He went to USA about 1900. He was married to Ida Pehrson about 1894.
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Natalie Camilleri commented
Hi my G Grand mother is anna elizabthe sorensen mother anna sorensen formerly paulsen! father peter august sorensen, master mariner! live in cardiff born approx 1855 anna elizabeth born 1886 also in cardiff, I think peter died in 1904 I don't know how they came to live in the uk, and I don't know where peter and anna paulsen was born? I know he was from a shipping family? My email is [contact link]
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