Kjerstina Hakansson

Female31 October 1822–24 April 1880

Brief Life History of Kjerstina

When Kjerstina Hakansson was born on 31 October 1822, in Reslöf, Onsjö, Malmöhus, Sweden, her father, Hakan Nilsson, was 30 and her mother, Elna Sjunnesdotter, was 23. She married Pehr Rasmusson on 7 August 1840. They were the parents of at least 8 sons and 3 daughters. She died on 24 April 1880, at the age of 57.

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Family Time Line

Pehr Rasmusson
Kjerstina Hakansson
Marriage: 7 August 1840
Nils Persson
Nils Persson
Nils Persson
Mans Persson
Pernilla Persson
Lars Persson
Rasmus Persson Ross
Håkan Persson
Dora Persdotter
Bengta Persson
Lars Persson

Sources (11)

  • Kjerstena Hakansdr, "Sweden Marriages, 1630-1920"
  • Kjerstena Hakansdr in entry for Per Rasmusson, "Sweden Marriages, 1630-1920"
  • Kjersti Hakansdr in entry for Lars Pehrsson, "Sweden, Baptisms, 1611-1920"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    7 August 1840
  • Children (11)

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    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings (5)

    World Events (4)


    Age 10

    Göta Canal opened.

    1848 · The March Unrest

    Age 26

    The March Unrest, or the Marsoroligheterna, was a series of riots in Stockholm in March 1848, due to news of the French Revolution. As a mob gathered and plundered shops on March 19, the militia fired shots and 18 deaths. The army arrived on March 21 for reinforcement and terminated any further rioting.


    Age 30

    Anti-Jewish riots broke out in Stockholm.

    Name Meaning

    Some characteristic forenames: Scandinavian Lennart, Thor, Alf, Erik, Nils, Sten.

    Americanized form of Swedish Håkansson (rarely Håkanson): patronymic from the personal name Håkan, the Swedish variant of Haagen . Compare Hoganson , Hogenson , Hokanson , and Hokenson .

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

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