Catharina Gaufin Kjelmodin

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

The Life 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
1803–1834
Catharina Gaufin Kjelmodin
1804–1875
Marriage: 17 July 1825
Carlsdotter
1825–1825
Anna Maria Goffin
1827–1867
Carl Johan Albert Gaufin
1830–1831
Fredric Wilhelm Gaufin
1832–1910

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
17 July 1825
Skäfthammar, Uppsala, Sweden
children

(4)

    Carlsdotter

    Female1825–1825Female

    Anna Maria Goffin

    Female1827–1867Female

    Carl Johan Albert Gaufin

    Male1830–1831Male

    Fredric Wilhelm Gaufin

    Male1832–1910Male

Parents and Siblings

    Kjellmodin

    MaleMale

    ?

    FemaleFemale

siblings

(1)

World Events (6)

1809

Age 5

Sweden declared independence. Constitutional monarchy established. Russia took Aland Island group from Sweden.
1814

Age 10

Denmark ceded Norway to Sweden.
1832

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 (3)

  • 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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