When Anna Matsdotter was born in 1724, in Tunsta, Dalarna, Sweden, her father, Matts Larsson, was 33 and her mother, Kerstin Andersdotter, was 36. She married Eric Ersson on 13 November 1743, in Stora Tuna, Kopparberg, Sweden. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 6 daughters. She died on 8 June 1783, at the age of 59.
variant of Anne , in common use as a given name in most European languages. Among people with a classical education, it has from time to time been associated with Virgil's Aeneid, where it is borne by the sister of Dido , Queen of Carthage. This Phoenician name may ultimately be of Semitic origin, and thus related to the biblical Anne. However, the connection, if it exists, is indirect rather than direct.
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