Christina Andersdotter

Female16 May 1779–6 July 1817

Brief Life History of Christina

When Christina Andersdotter was born on 16 May 1779, in Ljung, Göteborg och Bohus, Sweden, her father, Anders Olsson, was 28 and her mother, Karin Toresdotter, was 26. She married Mårten Rasmusson on 25 October 1801, in Ljung, Göteborg och Bohus, Sweden. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 1 daughter. She died on 6 July 1817, in Ljung, Göteborg och Bohus, Sweden, at the age of 38, and was buried in Ljung, Göteborg och Bohus, Sweden.

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Mårten Rasmusson
Christina Andersdotter
Marriage: 25 October 1801
Rasmus Martensson
Berndt Mårtensson
Ole Martensson
Anna Catarina Martensdotter
Elias Martensson
Petter Martensson

Sources (20)

  • Legacy NFS Source: Christina Andersson - birth: 16 May 1779; Ljung, Goteborg Och Bohus, Sweden
  • Christina Andersdr in entry for Marten Rasmusson, "Sweden Marriages, 1630-1920"
  • Christina Andersson, "Sweden Baptisms, 1611-1920"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    25 October 1801Ljung, Göteborg och Bohus, Sweden
  • Children (6)

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    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings (3)

    World Events (2)


    Age 30

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


    Age 35

    Denmark ceded Norway to Sweden.

    Name Meaning

    Simplified form of Latin Christiana, feminine form of Christianus ( see Christian ), or a Latinized form of Middle English Christin ‘Christian’ (Old English christen, from Latin).

    Dictionary of First Names © Patrick Hanks and Flavia Hodges 1990, 2003, 2006.

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