Elias Martensson

21 March 1814–
Ljung, Göteborg och Bohus, Sweden

The Life of Elias

When Elias Martensson was born on 21 March 1814, in Ljung, Göteborg och Bohus, Sweden, his father, Mårten Rasmusson, was 34 and his mother, Christina Andersdotter, was 34. He married Beata Jonsdotter on 30 December 1841, in Göteborg och Bohus, Sweden. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 3 daughters.

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Family Time Line

Elias Martensson
1814–
Beata Jonsdotter
1815–
Marriage: 30 December 1841
Mathias Eliasson
1841–1842
Johan August Eliasson
1843–
Olle Rejnhold Eliasson
1846–
Augusta Eliasdatter
1848–1858
Johanna Caroline Eliasdotter
1851–
Adela Eliasdotter
1854–
Gustaf Alfred Eliasson
1858–

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
30 December 1841
Göteborg och Bohus, Sweden
children

(7)

    Mathias Eliasson

    Male1841–1842Male

    Johan August Eliasson

    Male1843–Male

    Male1846–Male

    Augusta Eliasdatter

    Female1848–1858Female

    Johanna Caroline Eliasdotter

    Female1851–Female

+2 More Children

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(6)

+1 More Child

World Events (7)

1832

Age 18

Göta Canal opened.
1848 · The March Unrest

Age 34

The March Unrest, or the Marsoroligheterna, was a series of riots in Stockholm in March 1848, due to news of the French Revolution. As a mob gathered and plundered shops on March 19, the militia fired shots and 18 deaths. The army arrived on March 21 for reinforcement and terminated any further rioting.
1852

Age 38

Anti-Jewish riots broke out in Stockholm.

Name Meaning

Respelling of Swedish Mårten(s)son or any of various Scandinavian or North German patronymic forms cognate with Martensen .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Elias Martinsson, "Sweden Marriages, 1630-1920"
  • Elias Martensson in entry for Mathias Eliasson, "Sweden Baptisms, 1611-1920"
  • Elias Martinsson in entry for Adela Eliasdotter, "Sweden Baptisms, 1611-1920"

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