My whole family seems to have started when, Hans Pedersen and Anne Nielsdatter met somewhere in Denmark sometime around the early 1800's. The begatting began at that time with only one son I can find. Soren Larsen, Born June 02, 1818, in Albak, Hjorring, Denmark, who married Ane Marie Sorensen, on April 2, 1844.We tended to run to Big Families.
Annesine Marie Sorensen, b. Mar 9, 1845
Martha MargrethSorensen, b. Oct. 23, 1848
Martin Johann, Sorensen, b. Mar 28, 1854
Tinus Sorensen, b. 1857
Jeno Peder Sorensen, b. 1862
Martin Johann Sorensen My Great-Grandfather, met a lady by the name of Mary and my Grandfather, Julius Andrew sorensen, was born on Sept 1, 1875.
Mary some how left the picture possibly through death of diptheria that ravaged Denmark about that time.
So martin too a second wife, was Anna marie Jensen, b. Feb. 15, 1863. and they had 4 more children, in Denmark.
Chris Sorensen, b. mar 29, 1881
Mary Sorensen, b. Sep. 14, 1882
Herman Sorensen,b. Jan. 17, 1884
Alma Sorensen, b. Jun 22, 1887
The Sorensens then came to America, ( abt 1888) where they continued to grow a family of 7 more children.in Nebraska. (Nebraska grows good crops)
Frank, b. October 23, 1889
Anna may, b. Aug 6, 1892
Angus, b. Oct 31, 1894
Carrie Elfreda, b. Apr. 30, 1897
Ruth, b. Nov. 12, 1899
Emmett, b. Sep. 29, 1902
Martha Christina, b. May 23, 1905.
and the Sagga continues.
Julius Andrew Sorensen