Per Persson

Male16 September 1807–19 November 1844

Brief Life History of Per

When Per Persson was born on 16 September 1807, in Karbenning, Västmanland, Sweden, his father, Per Olsson, was 35 and his mother, Christina Persdotter, was 41. He married Stina Jansdotter on 26 October 1838, in Karbenning, Västmanland, Sweden. They were the parents of at least 1 son. He died on 19 November 1844, in Karbenning, Västmanland, Sweden, at the age of 37, and was buried in Karbenning, Västmanland, Sweden.

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Family Time Line

Per Persson
Stina Jansdotter
Marriage: 26 October 1838
Per Johan Persson

Sources (8)

  • Per Persson, "Sweden Marriages, 1630-1920"
  • Per Persson in entry for Per Persson, "Sweden Baptisms, 1611-1920"
  • Per Persson, "Sweden Marriages, 1630-1920"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    26 October 1838Karbenning, Västmanland, Sweden
  • Children (1)

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings (6)

    +1 More Child

    World Events (3)


    Age 2

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


    Age 7

    Denmark ceded Norway to Sweden.


    Age 25

    Göta Canal opened.

    Name Meaning

    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 .

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

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