When Anna Hansdotter was born on 19 September 1757, in Tomsarve, Hogrän, Gotland, Sweden, her father, Hans Persson, was 39 and her mother, Birgitta Jöransdotter, was 38. She married Jacob Jacobson on 2 November 1776, in Näs, Gotland, Sweden. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 2 daughters. She died on 8 December 1780, in Tomsarve, Gotland, Sweden, at the age of 23.
variant of Anne , in common use as a given name in most European languages. Among people with a classical education, it has from time to time been associated with Virgil's Aeneid, where it is borne by the sister of Dido , Queen of Carthage. This Phoenician name may ultimately be of Semitic origin, and thus related to the biblical Anne. However, the connection, if it exists, is indirect rather than direct.