I’m currently working on a large book about the Danish building architect Gehrard Rønne (1879-1955) and the boats he designed in his spare time. I NEED HELP! I'm looking for more information than wikipedia can provide about Rønne's biography!
by Jacques Taglang
Somebody could help me to find the descendants of Gerhard Rønne?
What I know about Gerhard Peter Rønne
Born in Copenhagen on March 6, 1879
Died in Copenhagen on Mai 12, 1955
Gerhard was the son of Niels Christian Rønne
Born in Copenhagen on 1849
Died in Copenhagen on 1930
And Augusta Maretta Jeppesen (?-1914)
Gerhard Peter Rønne married
Ines Jensen (9/7 1890 -?) in Copenhagen on May 11, 1911
Gerhard Peter Rønne and his wife Ines Jensen had a son:
Torben Henning Rønne.
He was a diplomat.
Born in Frbg, Copenhagen, on April 14, 1919
Died in Moscow on October 19, 1973
Torben was married twice:
A/ He first married Ines Kirsten Henriette Alexine Hofmann-Olsen, in Svendborg on February 16, 1945. The marriage was dissolved on 1947.
Ines Kirsten Henriette Alexine Hofman-Olsen (born on November 25, 1923 in Copenhagen – died ??). Her father was Thorkil Hofman-Olsen (1884-1966) and her mother was Margrethe Johanne Staalesen (1903-?).
B/ He then married Bergliot Marie Consuelo Langgaard, in Oslo on June 23, 1949.
Bergliot Marie Consuelo Langgaard (born on February 26 in Oslo – died on February 14, 1976 in Copenhagen – Sions cemetery). Her father was Karsten Frederik Langgaard (1900-1944) and her mother was Bergliot Marie Røwde (1903-?)
DID TORBEN HENNING RØNNE HAVE HAD CHILDREN?
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In fact, Rønne only drew up 10 yachts…
- RUNA 1910 – wooden keel gaff cutter
- RAN II (1910) – wooden keel gaff cutter
- RUNA III (1912) – wooden keel gaff cutter
- MAISIE ex-RUNI (1912) – wooden keel gaff cutter
- RUNA IV (1918) – wooden keel gaff yawl
- EHLY (1918) – wooden keel gaff cutter
- RUNA V (1920) – wooden keel gaff cutter
- RUNA VI (1927) – wooden keel gaff cutter
- FRIGG ex-VITA II (1936)? ?
- RUNA VII (1939-1947) – wooden keel Marconi cutter
The saga of the only 10 yachts is amazing. More to come!