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.
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.
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