Maria Kristina Andersson

4 December 1837–30 March 1920 (Age 82)
Örby, Älvsborg, Sweden

The Life of Maria Kristina

When Maria Kristina Andersson was born on 4 December 1837, in Örby, Älvsborg, Sweden, her father, Anders Larsson Alm, was 21 and her mother, Johanna Ericsson, was 18. She married Andreas Jacobson on 7 July 1855, in Örby, Älvsborg, Sweden. They were the parents of at least 7 sons and 4 daughters. She lived in Örgryte, Göteborg och Bohus, Sweden in 1885 and Fässberg, Göteborg och Bohus, Sweden for about 22 years. She died on 30 March 1920, in Mölndal, Fässberg, Göteborg och Bohus, Sweden, at the age of 82.

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Family Time Line

Andreas Jacobson
Maria Kristina Andersson
Marriage: 7 July 1855
Johanna Christina Andreasson
Augusta Andreason
Johan Jacobson
August Jacobson
Alfred Jacobson
Alma Jacobson
Gustaf Jacobson
Ernest Valdemar Jacobson
Alma Teresia Anderson
Ernst Hjalmar
Carl Johan

Spouse and Children

7 July 1855
Örby, Älvsborg, Sweden


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World Events (7)

1848 · The March Unrest

Age 11

The March Unrest, or the Marsoroligheterna, was a series of riots in Stockholm in March 1848, due to news of the French Revolution. As a mob gathered and plundered shops on March 19, the militia fired shots and 18 deaths. The army arrived on March 21 for reinforcement and terminated any further rioting.

Age 15

Anti-Jewish riots broke out in Stockholm.
1873 · The Swedish Krona Becomes National Currency

Age 36

The Swedish krona replaced the Swedish riksdaler as the national currency in 1873.

Name Meaning

Swedish: patronymic from the personal name Anders, a vernacular form of Andreas .

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Sources (3)

  • Maria Kristina Andersd:er Alen in household of Andreas Jakobsson, "Sweden, Household Examination Books, 1880-1930"
  • Maria Kristina Andersd Alin in household of Andreas Jakobsson, "Sweden, Household Examination Books, 1880-1930"
  • Maria Kristina Andersd.alm in household of Andreas Jakobsson, "Sweden, Household Examination Books, 1880-1930"

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