Sven Rasmusson

14 September 1783–
Göteborg och Bohus, Sweden

The Life of Sven

When Sven Rasmusson was born on 14 September 1783, in Göteborg och Bohus, Sweden, his father, Rasmus Svensson, was 50 and his mother, Pernilla Arfwedsdr, was 34. He married Anna Catrina Holmgren on 8 May 1808, in Göteborg och Bohus, Sweden. They were the parents of at least 3 daughters. He died in his hometown.

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Family Time Line

Sven Rasmusson
1783–
Anna Catrina Holmgren
Marriage: 8 May 1808
Brita Cicela Svensson
1808–
Elisabeht Svensson
1810–
Elisabeth Svensson
1810–

Spouse and Children

    Male1783–Male

    Anna Catrina Holmgren

    FemaleFemale

MARRIAGE
8 May 1808
Göteborg och Bohus, Sweden
children

(3)

    Brita Cicela Svensson

    Female1808–Female

    Elisabeht Svensson

    Female1810–Female

    Elisabeth Svensson

    Female1810–Female

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(5)

World Events (7)

1809

Age 26

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

Age 31

Denmark ceded Norway to Sweden.
1832

Age 49

Göta Canal opened.

Name Meaning

1 German and Swedish: patronymic from the personal name Erasmus.2 Americanized spelling of Rasmussen .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Sven Rassmusson, "Sweden Marriages, 1630-1920"
  • Sven Rasmusson in entry for Elisabeht Svensson, "Sweden Baptisms, 1611-1920"
  • Sven Rasmusson in entry for Brita Cicela Svensson, "Sweden Baptisms, 1611-1920"

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