Elna Annelise Wolthers

Female 1921 -

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  • Name Elna Annelise Wolthers 
    Born 11 May 1921  Vejle, Sct Nocolai, Vejle Amt, Denmark Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Daughter of Johannes Wolthers and Niela Pedersen Leegaard

      Organist Johannes Wolthers (1890-1957) spiller julens salmer på det store orgel i Sct. Nicolai Kirke i Vejle.
      Organist ved kirken fra 10. juli 1917 til sin død.

      Organist at St. Nikolaj church, Vejle, Johannes Wolthers (1889-1957) was born in Kolding and is the son of masons, Niels Christian Wolthers and Johanne Marie Thomsen. He was married in Sjørring in 1918 to "Elna" Nielna Pedersen Leegaard (1888-) born in Rosvang, Sjørring and is the daughter of an inspector, Johannes Pedersen Leegaard and Ane Martine Nielsen.
      Among their children are: Per Legaard Wolthers (1919-)

      Johs. Wolthers
      Organist. Born November 25, 1889. Died January 18, 1957 .

      Born in Kolding, graduated from Copenhagen's organ school in 1909. In 1917 Wolthers was employed as an organist at Sct. Nicolai Church in Vejle. Wolthers came to mean a lot to the city's music life, both as a musician and arranger, as a writer and as a co-founder of Vejle Concert Association .

      Wolthers wrote a little book about Sct. History of Nicolai Church (1949) and "Organists and city musicians in Vejle from 1600 to 1941".

      "When an anonymous donor donated the bell to the church, organist Johs. Wolther was immensely active and interested, and it is he who is the composer of the beautiful melody that every dinner sounds from St. Nicolai Kirk's tower, a small simple and fine composition, which testifies to Wolther's clear and strong sense of the peculiar beauty of the carillon ( Vejle Amts Avis , 18 January 1957).

      Buried at Søndre Cemetery in Vejle.
    Gender Female 
    Person ID I17172  Hickey, List, Bundesen, Thomsen, Jensen, Jessen
    Last Modified 12 Apr 2022 

    Family Karl Gustav Ægidius,   b. 4 Jan 1920, Sankt Hans Sogn, Odense, Odense Amt, Denmark Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married 2 Sep 1951  Sct Nicolai Kirke, Vejle, Denmark Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Vandmester Karl Gustav Ægidius, birth, 04 Jan 1920, Odense, Sct. Hans Sogn, spouse, Elna Annelise Wolthers, birth, 11 May 1921, Vejle, Sct Nocolai
      Denmark Civil Marriages, 1851-1961
      30 Aug 1951
      2 Sep 1951

      Odense Vor Frue Sogn
      Marriages 1944-1957
      Opslag 187
      Marriage 6 Oct 1951 in Sct Nocolai Kirke, Vejle

      Unmarried- and Gasmester Karl Gustav Ægidius, Langelinie 98, Odense, born, Odense, Sct Hans Sogn, 4 Jan 1920, son of deceased Gasmester Gustav Ægidius and Ane Marie Nielsen Hattens, Langelinie 98

      Elna Annelise Wolthers, Osterbro 94, Odense, born in Vejle, Sct Nocolai Sogn, 11 May 1921, daughter of Organist Johannes Wolthers and Niela Pedersen Leegaard, Sonderlrogade 21, Vejle

    Last Modified 12 Apr 2022 
    Family ID F6145  Group Sheet

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