Olof Svensson Twin

Brief Life History of Olof

When Olof Svensson Twin was born on 10 November 1734, in Kristvalla, Kalmar, Sweden, his father, Sven Olofson, was 56 and his mother, Karin Danielsdotter, was 36. He married Ingiard Pehrsdotter on 28 March 1762, in Kristvalla, Kalmar, Sweden. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 2 daughters. He died on 3 January 1778, in his hometown, at the age of 43.

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Family Time Line

Olof Svensson Twin
1734–1778
Ingiard Pehrsdotter
1738–1778
Marriage: 28 March 1762
Kierstin Oleson
1764–
Sven Ollsson
1767–
Petter Olsson
1770–1839
Johannes Olofson
1775–1775
Karin Olofsdotter
1776–

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    1743

    In Treaty of Abo, Sweden ceded southeast Finland to Russia.

    Name Meaning

    Some characteristic forenames: Scandinavian Lars, Anders, Erik, Lennart, Sven, Ejnar, Johan, Bent, Bjorn, Gunn, Holger, Mats. German Ernst, Kurt, Markus, Otto.

    Swedish: patronymic from the personal name Sven, from Old Norse Sveinn, originally a byname meaning ‘boy, servant’. It is also found in Denmark, northern Germany, and Norway. Compare Svenson , Swainson , Swanson , Swenson , Swensson , and Swinson .

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

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