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 in 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).