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Stefan Blöndal´s parents - Merete and Erling Blöndal Bengtsson. Photographed 1976

 

Grandparents on Fathers side - pianist Sigriður "Sigga" Charlotte Bengtsson, born Nielsen and violinist/bandleader Valdemar Bengtsson

 

Grandparents on Mothers side - Ethel Merete Bloch-Jørgensen, born Soeborg and dentist Troels Bloch-Jørgensen, (chairman of the Musical Society in Silkeborg)

 

Great-grandmother - seamstress and copywriter Frederikke Bengtsson with Valdemar. Photographed 1907

 

Great-grandfather - Valdemar Hecht, grocery store owner

 

Great-grandmother - Gudrun Bloch-Jørgensen, born Odderskov (1875 - 1969)

 

Great-grandfather - dentist, professor Karl Frode Bloch-Jørgensen (1871 - 1941)

Created the school dental service in Denmark

 

Great-grandmother - Kathinka Dorthea Ellen Kirstine Søeborg, born Andersen (1885 - 1967)

 

Great-grandfather - postmaster Niels Christian Søeborg (1880 - 1924)

 

Great-grandmother - Thorunn Nielsen, born Blöndal (1869 - 1941) and Daughter Sigriður (later Bengtsson)

 

Great-grandfather - Sophus J. Nielsen (1843 - 1905)

Merchant, ombudsman, cassier, banker and the Father to 19 children

(Imported ao. the first outboard motor to Iceland in 1902)

 

Great-great-grandparents - shoemaker Janne Bengtsson and Mrs Marie Charlotte, born Larsen. Photographed 1866

 

Great-great-grandfather - Laurs Jørgensen photographed as member of the Guard Hussar Regiment, later brickyard owner, born 1843

(Founded Old Skanderborg County Sporting Shooters Association)

 

Great-great-grandparents - Sigriður Blöndal, born Sveinbjarnardóttir (1835 - 1913) and Gunnlaugur Petur Björnsson Blöndal, sheriff (1834 - 1884)

 

Great-great-grandfather - Christian Frederik Nikolaj Søeborg, grocery store owner

 

Great-great-great-grandfather - farmer Jørgen Laursen (1801 - 1871)

 

Great-great-great-grandparents - Canonneer Peter Raagaard (1792 - 1858) and Mrs Johanne Cecilie Raagaard, born Andersen in 1814

(The author of a diary from his time in The Royal Fleet, which is kept at The National Naval Museum in Copenhagen)

 

Great-great-great-grandfather - Sveinbjörn Egilsson (1791 - 1852)

Theologian, classicist, teacher, translator and poet, rector at the first University in Reykjavik

(Translated ao. Homers Iliad and Odyssey into Icelandic and the Icelandic Sagas into Latin)

 

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