Dan Persson

Brief Life History of Dan

When Dan Persson was born about 1631, in Sparrarp, Farstorp, Göinge västra, Kristianstad, Sweden, his father, Pär Tufvesson, was 34 and his mother, Hanna Lafvesdotter, was 30. He married Svenborg Tulesdotter in 1666, in Farstorp, Göinge västra, Kristianstad, Sweden. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 4 daughters. He died on 6 November 1701, in Farstorp, Göinge västra, Kristianstad, Sweden, at the age of 71, and was buried in Farstorp, Göinge västra, Kristianstad, Sweden.

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Dan Persson
Svenborg Tulesdotter
Marriage: 1666
Parnilla Dansdotter
Elna Dansdotter
Per Dansson
Tule Dansson
Pernilla Dansdotter

Sources (2)

  • Persson in entry for Florentina Kierstena, "Sweden Baptisms, 1611-1920"
  • Legacy NFS Source: Dan Parsson -

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World Events (6)


Swedish immigrants sailed to Delaware.


Stockholm became capital of Sweden.


Queen Christina abdicated throne. Converted to Catholicism, later buried in Rome in St. Peter's.

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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