Johannes Jonasson

Male24 October 1811–1 July 1873

Brief Life History of Johannes

When Johannes Jonasson was born on 24 October 1811, in Bottnaryd, Jönköping, Sweden, his father, Jonas Nilsson, was 48 and his mother, Chirstin ( Kjerstin) Jonasdotter, was 43. He married Cajsa Hansdotter on 11 April 1847, in Bottnaryd, Jönköping, Sweden. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter. He died on 1 July 1873, in his hometown, at the age of 61, and was buried in Bottnaryd, Jönköping, Sweden.

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Johannes Jonasson
Cajsa Hansdotter
Marriage: 11 April 1847
Anders Gustaf Johannesson
Stina Lotta Johannesdotter

Sources (2)

  • Johannes Johansson in entry for Andérs Gustaf Johansson and Oline Marie Taraldsen, "Norway Marriages, 1660-1926"
  • Johannes Johansson in entry for Andérs Gustaf Johansson and Oline Marie Taraldsen, "Norway, Marriages, 1660-1926"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    11 April 1847Bottnaryd, Jönköping, Sweden
  • Children (2)

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings (7)

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    World Events (5)


    Age 3

    Denmark ceded Norway to Sweden.


    Age 21

    Göta Canal opened.

    1848 · The March Unrest

    Age 37

    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.

    Name Meaning

    Some characteristic forenames: Scandinavian Anders, Erik, Klas, Lars, Per. German Ernst.

    Swedish: patronymic from the Biblical personal name Jonas .

    Americanized form of Norwegian, Danish, and North German Jonassen , a cognate of 1 above.

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

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