When Daniel Persson was born on 15 November 1825, in Villstad, Jönköping, Sweden, his father, Pehr Persson, was 41 and his mother, Stina Andersdotter, was 38. He married Maria Catharina Johannesdotter on 2 October 1853, in Anderstorp, Jönköping, Sweden. They were the parents of at least 6 sons and 3 daughters. He died on 28 March 1906, in Villstad, Jönköping, Sweden, at the age of 80.
Some characteristic forenames: Scandinavian Nils, Anders, Erik, Lars, Erland, Lennart, Agnar, Arnell, Bjorn, Helmer, Hilma, Joakim. German Kurt, Darrold, Hans, Mathias, Frieda, Oskar.
Swedish: patronymic from the personal name Per, vernacular shortened form of Peter . It is also established in Denmark and northern Germany. Compare Parson 3 and Person 1.
English: variant of Parson .
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