Ryttaren Nils Klos

about 1725–3 October 1815 (Age 90)
Östra Grefvie, Malmöhus, Sweden

The Life Summary of Nils

When Ryttaren Nils Klos was born about 1725, in Östra Grefvie, Malmöhus, Sweden, his father, Ola Isacksson, was 33 and his mother, Bengta Nilsdotter, was 21. He married Sissa Parsdotter on 1 November 1756, in Fuglie, Malmöhus, Sweden. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter. He died on 3 October 1815, in Grevie, Nefvishög, Malmöhus, Sweden, at the age of 90.

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Ryttaren Nils Klos
Sissa Parsdotter
Marriage: 1 November 1756
Bengta Nilsdotter
Nils Nilsson

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World Events (3)

Age 18
In Treaty of Abo, Sweden ceded southeast Finland to Russia.
Age 84
Sweden declared independence. Constitutional monarchy established. Russia took Aland Island group from Sweden.
Age 89
Denmark ceded Norway to Sweden.

Name Meaning

1 Dutch and German: variant spelling of Kloss .2 Polish: from a short form of Miklos, variant of the personal name Mikołaj, the Polish form of Nicholas .3 Polish (Kłos): probably also a nickname for a small person, from kłos ‘ear or spike of cereal’.

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

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Sources (3)

  • PMR MARRIAGE: FHL 147,089 Page 2 Image 6 Fuglie, Sweden, Malmöhus Church Records, 1541-1918; index 1646-1860; https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:9Q97-YSRK-RLC?cc=1974200&wc=MC6B-N6F%3A312035301%2C311549401
  • Nils Olsson, "Sweden Marriages, 1630-1920"
  • Nills Klo in entry for Bengta Nilsson, "Sweden, Baptisms, 1611-1920"

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