When Sven Magnus Olofsson was born on 23 September 1853, in Hulterstad, Kalmar, Sweden, his father, Olof Nilsson, was 36 and his mother, Anna Brita Mathsdotter, was 30. He married Annette Marie Andersen on 18 April 1879, in Hulterstad, Kalmar, Sweden. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 10 daughters. He died on 29 March 1932, in Caspar, Mendocino, California, United States, at the age of 78.
Some characteristic forenames: Scandinavian Erik, Berger, Iver.
Americanized form (and a rare Swedish variant) of Swedish Olofsson: patronymic from the personal name Olof, Swedish variant of Olaf (see Olafsen ). See also Olsson .
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