Olof Svensson

11 November 1782–17 December 1863 (Age 81)
Ekeby, Örebro, Sweden

The Life of Olof

When Olof Svensson was born on 11 November 1782, in Ekeby, Örebro, Sweden, his father, Sven Andersson, was 51 and his mother, Maija Olofsdotter, was 41. He married Stina Andersdotter on 30 December 1808, in Locketorp, Skaraborg, Sweden. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 6 daughters. He died on 17 December 1863, at the age of 81.

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Family Time Line

Olof Svensson
1782–1863
Stina Andersdotter
1786–1856
Marriage: 30 December 1808
Jonas Olofsson
1809–1879
Maria Olofsdotter
1810–
Sven Olofsson
1812–
Anders Olofsson
1814–1890
Caijsa Olofsdotter
1815–
Stina Olofsdotter
1818–1906
Ingrid Olofsdotter
1821–
Elanora Christina Soffia Olofsdotter
1824–
Johanna Olofsdotter
1825–1896

Spouse and Children

    Male1782–1863Male

    Stina Andersdotter

    Female1786–1856Female

MARRIAGE
30 December 1808
Locketorp, Skaraborg, Sweden
children

(9)

    Jonas Olofsson

    Male1809–1879Male

    Maria Olofsdotter

    Female1810–Female

    Sven Olofsson

    Male1812–Male

    Anders Olofsson

    Male1814–1890Male

    Caijsa Olofsdotter

    Female1815–Female

+4 More Children

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(7)

    Anders Svensson

    Male1767–1771Male

    Oluf Svensson

    Male1770–1771Male

    Stina Svensdotter

    Female1772–Female

    Catharina Svensdotter

    Female1775–Female

    Anders Svensson

    Male1778–Male

+2 More Children

World Events (5)

1809

Age 27

Sweden declared independence. Constitutional monarchy established. Russia took Aland Island group from Sweden.
1814

Age 32

Denmark ceded Norway to Sweden.
1832

Age 50

Göta Canal opened.

Name Meaning

Swedish: patronymic from the personal name Sven, from Old Norse Sveinn, originally a byname meaning ‘boy’, ‘servant’.

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (2)

  • Marriage Record Olof Svensson and Stina Andersdotter 30 December 1808
  • Household Record of Olof Svensson and Stina Andersdotter- Ovre Kjellsater, Locketorp, Skaraborg

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