When Lucy Nilsson was born about 1683, in Förlösa, Kalmar, Sweden, her father, Nils Oding, was 30 and her mother, Mrs, was 26. She married Jons Parsson about 1703, in Sweden. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 2 daughters. She died before 1783.
Some characteristic forenames: Scandinavian Erik, Lars, Nils, Per, Anders, Egil, Lennart, Sven, Birgit, Fredrik, Sten, Algot. German Kurt, Hans, Otto, Gerhard, Gotthard, Karl-Heinz.
Swedish and German: patronymic from the personal name Nils, a shortened form of Nikolaus. Compare Nilson , Neilson 3, and Nielson 2.