Brita Svensson

15 September 1715–
Odensvi, Kalmar, Sweden

The Life of Brita

When Brita Svensson was born on 15 September 1715, in Odensvi, Kalmar, Sweden, her father, Sven Martensson, was 28 and her mother, Anna Hansdotter, was 24. She married Nils Olofsson on 2 September 1737, in Odensvi, Kalmar, Sweden. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 4 daughters.

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Family Time Line

Nils Olofsson
1713–1773
Brita Svensson
1715–
Marriage: 2 September 1737
Maria Nilsson
1738–1739
Olof Nilsson
1748–
Margareta Nilsson
1755–
Anna Nilsson
1741–1815
Sven Nilsson
1745–
Jan Nilsson
1751–
Kjerstin Nilsdotter
1753–1828

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
2 September 1737
Odensvi, Kalmar, Sweden
children

(7)

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Parents and Siblings

    Sven Martensson

    Male1687–1742Male

    Anna Hansdotter

    Female1691–Female

siblings

(4)

    Olof Svensson

    Male1713–Male

    Female1715–Female

    Per Svensson

    Male1721–Male

    Erick Svensson

    Male1724–Male

World Events (4)

1720

Age 5

Northern War occurred.
1743

Age 28

In Treaty of Abo, Sweden ceded southeast Finland to Russia.
1809

Age 94

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

Name Meaning

Swedish: patronymic from the personal name Sven, from Old Norse Sveinn, originally a byname meaning ‘boy’, ‘servant’.

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

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