Karin Brorsdotter

Female6 February 1814–30 August 1859

Brief Life History of Karin

When Karin Brorsdotter was born on 6 February 1814, in Odensjö, Kronoberg, Sweden, her father, Bror Nilsson, was 23 and her mother, Johanna Jonsdotter, was 29. She married Sven Carlsson on 20 March 1834, in Odensjö, Skatelöf, Kronoberg, Sweden. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 7 daughters. She died on 30 August 1859, in Angelstad, Kronoberg, Sweden, at the age of 45.

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Sven Carlsson
Karin Brorsdotter
Marriage: 20 March 1834
Elias Svensson
Maria Svensdotter
Maria Svensson
Kristina Svensdotter
Carl Elias Svensson
Anna Catharina Svensson
Johanna Svensdotter
Sanna Svensson
Noach Svensson
Carolina Svensson
Johannes Svensson

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  • Legacy NFS Source: Karin Brorsdotter - Published information: birth-name: Karin Brorsdotter

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    20 March 1834Odensjö, Skatelöf, Kronoberg, Sweden
  • Children (11)

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    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings (3)

    World Events (3)


    Age 18

    Göta Canal opened.

    1848 · The March Unrest

    Age 34

    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 38

    Anti-Jewish riots broke out in Stockholm.

    Name Meaning

    equivalent of Katherine , found as a less common variant of Karen in North America and Britain.

    Dictionary of First Names © Patrick Hanks and Flavia Hodges 1990, 2003, 2006.

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