Jons Nilsson

21 March 1784–17 April 1855 (Age 71)
Billinge, Malmöhus, Sweden

The Life of Jons

When Jons Nilsson was born on 21 March 1784, in Billinge, Malmöhus, Sweden, his father, Nils Åkasson, was 45 and his mother, Marna Olsdotter, was 42. He married Bengta Larsdotter on 13 November 1807, in Billinge, Malmöhus, Sweden. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 4 daughters. He died on 17 April 1855, at the age of 71.

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Family Time Line

Jons Nilsson
1784–1855
Bengta Larsdotter
1784–1856
Marriage: 13 November 1807
Kjerstena Jonsson
1807–
Nils Jonsson
1810–1810
Maja Jonsdotter
1811–
Jons Jonsson
1812–
Elna Jonsdotter
1814–
Miss Jonsdotter
1816–1816
Lars Jonsson
1819–

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
13 November 1807
Billinge, Malmöhus, Sweden
children

(7)

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Parents and Siblings

siblings

(5)

    Sissela Nilsdotter

    Female1768–1844Female

    Malena Nilsdotter

    Female1770–1838Female

    Åke Nilsson

    Male1774–1838Male

    Daniel Nilsson

    Male1777–Male

    Male1784–1855Male

World Events (5)

1809

Age 25

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

Age 30

Denmark ceded Norway to Sweden.
1832

Age 48

Göta Canal opened.

Name Meaning

Swedish: patronymic from the personal name Nils, a reduced form of Nikolaus ( see Nicholas ).

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Jons Nilsson in entry for Nils Jonsson, "Sweden, Baptisms, 1611-1920"
  • Jons Nilsson in entry for Kjerstena Jonsson, "Sweden, Baptisms, 1611-1920"
  • Jons Nilsson in entry for Jons Jonsson, "Sweden, Baptisms, 1611-1920"

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