When Mons PERSSON was born about 1701, in Sweden, his father, Per, was 47 and his mother, Mrs. Per, was 43. He married Brita Jonsdotter on 21 November 1731, in Förlösa, Kalmar, Sweden. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 1 daughter. He died on 9 December 1756, in Förlösa, Kalmar, Sweden, at the age of 56.
Some characteristic forenames: Scandinavian Nils, Anders, Erik, Lars, Erland, Lennart, Agnar, Arnell, Bjorn, Helmer, Hilma, Joakim. German Kurt, Darrold, Hans, Mathias, Frieda, Oskar.
Swedish: patronymic from the personal name Per, vernacular shortened form of Peter . It is also established in Denmark and northern Germany. Compare Parson 3 and Person 1.
English: variant of Parson .