Anders Persson

Brief Life History of Anders

When Anders Persson was born on 14 October 1781, in Grönby, Malmöhus, Sweden, his father, Per Mårtensson, was 27 and his mother, Hanna Persdotter, was 24. He married Bengta Ostvadsdotter on 25 April 1810, in Svedala, Malmöhus, Sweden. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter. He died on 16 July 1855, in his hometown, at the age of 73, and was buried in Grönby, Malmöhus, Sweden.

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Anders Persson
Bengta Ostvadsdotter
Marriage: 25 April 1810
Pehr Andersson
Hanna Andersson

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    World Events (5)


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


    Denmark ceded Norway to Sweden.


    Göta Canal opened.

    Name Meaning

    Some characteristic forenames: Scandinavian Nils, Anders, Erik, Lars, Erland, Lennart, Agnar, Arnell, Bjorn, Helmer, Hilma, Joakim. German Kurt, Darrold, Hans, Mathias, Frieda, Oskar.

    Swedish: patronymic from the personal name Per, vernacular shortened form of Peter . It is also established in Denmark and northern Germany. Compare Parson 3 and Person 1.

    English: variant of Parson .

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

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