Alfred Erickson

2 July 1862–11 January 1944 (Age 81)
Kareby, Göteborg och Bohus, Sweden

The Life of Alfred

When Alfred Erickson was born on 2 July 1862, in Kareby, Göteborg och Bohus, Sweden, his father, Eric Gustafsson, was 35 and his mother, Anna Christina Louisa Johannsdotter, was 34. He married Peher Armson in 1887, in Kareby, Göteborg och Bohus, Sweden. He died on 11 January 1944, at the age of 81.

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Alfred Erickson
Peher Armson
Marriage: 1887

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    Peher Armson


Kareby, Göteborg och Bohus, Sweden

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World Events (7)

1873 · The Swedish Krona Becomes National Currency

Age 11

The Swedish krona replaced the Swedish riksdaler as the national currency in 1873.
1884 · Fredrika Bremer Association is Founded

Age 22

Fredrika Bremer Association was founded in 1884 and is Sweden's oldest women's rights organization.

Age 35

World exposition held in Stockholm. First Swedish car built.

Name Meaning

Respelling of a Scandinavian and North German patronymic derived from the Old Norse personal name Eiríkr, which is composed of ei ‘ever’, ‘always’ (or a reduced form of ein ‘one’, ‘only’) + rík ‘power’. The main forms are Erichsen , Eriksen , Ericsson , and Eriksson .

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

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