Ryttaren Nils Klos

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

The Life 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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Family Time Line

Ryttaren Nils Klos
1725–1815
Sissa Parsdotter
1722–1784
Marriage: 1 November 1756
Bengta Nilsdotter
1757–1821
Nils Nilsson
1759–

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
1 November 1756
Fuglie, Malmöhus, Sweden
children

(2)

Parents and Siblings

siblings

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World Events (3)

1743

Age 18

In Treaty of Abo, Sweden ceded southeast Finland to Russia.
1809

Age 84

Sweden declared independence. Constitutional monarchy established. Russia took Aland Island group from Sweden.
1814

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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