Jorgen Nordby (1852-1926) | Nordic

Name: Jorgen Nordby (1852-1926)

Historical Note:

Nordby graduated from Luther College in 1873.  He also graduated from Concordia Seminary n 1876.  He was the secretary of the Norwegian Synod from 1896 to 1898 and was the president of the Eastern District Norwegian Lutheran Church of America.


Nordby var født i Ulvik, Hardanger i 1852. Han gikk ut fra Luther College i 1873. I 1876 tok han eksamen ved Concordia Seminary. Han var sekretær av Den norske synoden fra 1896 til 1898 og var president for Norwegian Lutheran Church of Americas østlige distrikt (1917-1926).