Marit Olsdotter

4 July 1807–24 November 1887 (Age 80)
Nordanåker, Dalarna, Sweden

The Life Summary of Marit

When Marit Olsdotter was born on 4 July 1807, in Nordanåker, Dalarna, Sweden, her father, Olof Tapp Larsson, was 49 and her mother, Kerstin Andersdotter, was 45. She married Eric Olsson on 3 June 1832, in Malung, Kopparberg, Sweden. They were the parents of at least 7 sons and 1 daughter. She lived in Malung, Kopparberg, Sweden for about 10 years. She died on 24 November 1887, at the age of 80.

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Family Time Line

Eric Olsson
1800–1853
Marit Olsdotter
1807–1887
Marriage: 3 June 1832
Olof Ersson
1833–1839
Eric Ersson
1835–1896
Anders Ersson
1837–1839
Olof Ersson
1839–
Anders Ersson
1842–
Jonas Ersson
1844–
Marit Ersson
1847–
Lars Ersson
1850–1858

Spouse and Children

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Parents and Siblings

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World Events (7)

1809
Age 2
Sweden declared independence. Constitutional monarchy established. Russia took Aland Island group from Sweden.
1814
Age 7
Denmark ceded Norway to Sweden.
1832
Age 25
Göta Canal opened.

Name Meaning

vernacular form of Margareta .

Dictionary of First Names © Patrick Hanks and Flavia Hodges 1990, 2003, 2006.

Possible Related Names

Margaret

Sources (14)

  • Marit Olsdr in entry for Eric Olsson, "Sweden Marriages, 1630-1920"
  • Marit Olsdr in entry for Olof Ericksson, "Sweden Baptisms, 1611-1920"
  • Marit Olsdr in entry for Lars Ericsson, "Sweden Baptisms, 1611-1920"

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