Catharina Gaufin Kjelmodin

24 June 1804–about 1875 (Age 70)
Gimo, Skäfthammar, Uppsala, Sweden

The Life Summary of Catharina

Catharina Gaufin Kjelmodin was born on 24 June 1804, in Gimo, Skäfthammar, Uppsala, Sweden as the daughter of Kjellmodin and ?. She married Carl Gaufin on 17 July 1825, in Skäfthammar, Uppsala, Sweden. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 2 daughters. She died about 1875, at the age of 71.

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Family Time Line

Carl Gaufin
Catharina Gaufin Kjelmodin
Marriage: 17 July 1825
Anna Maria Goffin
Carl Johan Albert Gaufin
Fredric Wilhelm Gaufin

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    17 July 1825Skäfthammar, Uppsala, Sweden
  • Children


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    World Events (6)

    Age 5
    Sweden declared independence. Constitutional monarchy established. Russia took Aland Island group from Sweden.
    Age 10
    Denmark ceded Norway to Sweden.
    Age 28
    Göta Canal opened.

    Name Meaning

    French: from the Germanic personal name Waldo (from waldan ‘to govern’) or a derivative of gaut- ‘Goth’.

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

    Sources (12)

    • Anna Kjellmodin in entry for Fredrik Wilhelm, "Sweden Baptisms, 1611-1920"
    • Catharina Kjallmodin in entry for Carl Gauffin, "Sweden Marriages, 1630-1920"
    • Catharina Gaufin Kjelmodin in entry for Johan Petter Gaufin, "Sweden Marriages, 1630-1920"

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