Family tree of Gertrud ADELBORG


SwedishBorn Gertrud Wirgina ADELBORG

Swedish feminist

Born on September 10, 1853 in Karlskrona, Blekinge, Sverige

Died on January 25, 1942

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She was the daughter of Captain (naval) and noble Jacob Adelborg and Hedvig af Uhr and the sister of painter Ottilia Adelborg and textile artist Maria Adelborg. She was never married.

Adelborg was a teacher in 1874-79 and employed at Svea hovrätt 1881-83. Gertrud Adelborg was active within the Swedish women's movement and the struggle for woman suffrage. She worked for the bureau of the Fredrika-Bremer-förbundet or FBF in 1884-1907 (from 1886 as chairperson of the bureau) and was a member of the central comity of FBF in 1897-1915. She initiated the FBF:s school for the education of female teachers at Rimforsa, where she belonged to the school board in 1907-21.


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