When Boel Svensson was born on 16 November 1803, in Svalöv, Rönneberg, Malmöhus, Sweden, her father, Sven Mårtensson, was 49 and her mother, Elna Nilsdotter, was 38. She married Mans Sjunnesson on 27 May 1832. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 3 daughters. She died on 7 November 1882, in Torrlösa, Onsjö, Malmöhus, Sweden, at the age of 78, and was buried in Tysslinge, Örebro, Sweden.
Some characteristic forenames: Scandinavian Lars, Anders, Erik, Lennart, Sven, Ejnar, Johan, Bent, Bjorn, Gunn, Holger, Mats. German Ernst, Kurt, Markus, Otto.
Swedish: patronymic from the personal name Sven, from Old Norse Sveinn, originally a byname meaning ‘boy, servant’. It is also found in Denmark, northern Germany, and Norway. Compare Svenson , Swainson , Swanson , Swenson , Swensson , and Swinson .