TAGEA

 
Gender: Female
 
Origin: Scandinavian (Danish)
 
 
Namebearer:
 
TAGEA BRANDT, known for the Tagea Brandt Award (travelling scholarship), “The scholarship was created and endowed by Danish industrialist VILHELM BRANDT (18541921) in 1905 in honor of his
wife, Tagea Brandt (born Rovsing in Copenghagen in 1847, died in 1882 in Odense only one year after they got married. Tagea was a feminist and fought for women's rights as well as her mother and
her sister. She was a board member and secretary of Kvindelig Læseforening (Women's reading club) 1877-80." http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tagea_Brandt_Rejselegat (2013)
 

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