Erik Ersson

10 July 1808–11 December 1889 (Age 81)
Häggenås, Jämtland, Sweden

The Life of Erik

When Erik Ersson was born on 10 July 1808, in Häggenås, Jämtland, Sweden, his father, Er Nord, was 38 and his mother, Brita Jonasdotter, was 29. He married Ingebor Olofsdotter on 8 November 1835, in Häggenås, Jämtland, Sweden. They were the parents of at least 2 sons. He died on 11 December 1889, in Hägganäs, Jönköping, Sweden, at the age of 81.

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Family Time Line

Erik Ersson
1808–1889
Ingebor Olofsdotter
1799–1877
Marriage: 8 November 1835
Olof Ersson
1830–1831
Eriksson
1839–

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
8 November 1835
Häggenås, Jämtland, Sweden
children

(2)

    Male1830–1831Male

    Eriksson

    Male1839–Male

Parents and Siblings

    Er Nord

    Male1770–Male

    Brita Jonasdotter

    Female1779–Female

siblings

(5)

    Ingebor Eriksson

    Female1797–Female

    Jonas Eriksson

    Male1800–Male

    Kerstin Ersdotter

    Female1802–Female

    Hindrick Eriksson

    Male1806–Male

    Male1808–1889Male

World Events (7)

1809

Age 1

Sweden declared independence. Constitutional monarchy established. Russia took Aland Island group from Sweden.
1814

Age 6

Denmark ceded Norway to Sweden.
1832

Age 24

Göta Canal opened.

Name Meaning

Swedish: patronymic from the personal name Pär, Per ( see Peter ). The name is also found in Germany.

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Erik Ersson, "Sweden, Household Examination Books, 1880-1930"
  • Erik Ersson, "Sweden, Household Examination Books, 1880-1930"
  • Erik Ersson in entry for Eriksson, "Sweden, Baptisms, 1611-1920"

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