Erik Ersson

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

The Life Summary 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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Erik Ersson
Ingebor Olofsdotter
Marriage: 8 November 1835
Olof Ersson

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World Events (7)

Age 1
Sweden declared independence. Constitutional monarchy established. Russia took Aland Island group from Sweden.
Age 6
Denmark ceded Norway to Sweden.
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.

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Sources (5)

  • Erik Ersson, "Sweden, Household Examination Books, 1880-1930"
  • Erik Ersson, "Sweden, Household Examination Books, 1880-1930"
  • Erik Ersson, "Sweden Marriages, 1630-1920"

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