Britta Petterson

Female1730–5 December 1801

Brief Life History of Britta

Britta Petterson was born in 1730, in Sweden. She married Michal Tollefsson in 1759. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 3 daughters. She died on 5 December 1801, at the age of 71.

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Michal Tollefsson
Britta Petterson
Marriage: 1759
Britta Stina Alberg
Jacob T. Alberg
Britta Stine T. Alberg
Anna Catherina M Alberg
Peter T. Alberg
Tollef T. Alberg
Anders T. Alberg

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    Age 13

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

    Name Meaning

    Some characteristic forenames: Scandinavian Erik, Lars, Aksel, Arnt, Bernt, Lennart, Nels, Sig, Swen.

    Americanized form (and a rare Swedish variant) of Swedish Pettersson . This is also an Americanized form of the Norwegian and Danish cognate Pettersen . Compare Peterson 2.

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

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