Nils Nilsson

29 March 1790–7 July 1857 (Age 67)
Alsen, Jämtland, Sweden

The Life Summary of Nils

When Nils Nilsson was born on 29 March 1790, in Alsen, Jämtland, Sweden, his father, Nils Jonsson, was 39 and his mother, Dordia Olsdotter, was 33. He married Anna Erikssdotter. They were the parents of at least 1 son. He died on 7 July 1857, in Rödön, Jämtland, Sweden, at the age of 67.

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Nils Nilsson
Anna Erikssdotter
Nils Nilsson

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    World Events (5)

    Age 19
    Sweden declared independence. Constitutional monarchy established. Russia took Aland Island group from Sweden.
    Age 24
    Denmark ceded Norway to Sweden.
    Age 42
    Göta Canal opened.

    Name Meaning

    (1997: 1327;2007: 2458; 2010: 3223)Some characteristic forenames: Scandinavian Erik, Lars, Nils, Per, Anders, Egil, Lennart, Sven, Birgit, Fredrik, Sten, Algot. German Kurt, Hans, Otto, Gerhard, Gotthard, Karl-Heinz.Swedish and German: patronymic from the personal name Nils, a shortened form of Nikolaus. Compare Nilson , Neilson 3, and Nielson 2.

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

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

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