Pehr Nilsson

Male1 October 1780–15 September 1848

Brief Life History of Pehr

Pehr Nilsson was born on 1 October 1780, in Östra Strö, Frosta, Malmöhus, Sweden as the son of Nils Nilsson. He married Pernilla Larsdotter on 27 December 1817, in Reslöf, Onsjö, Malmöhus, Sweden. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 1 daughter. He died on 15 September 1848, in Reslöf, Onsjö, Malmöhus, Sweden, at the age of 67.

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Family Time Line

Pehr Nilsson
Pernilla Larsdotter
Marriage: 27 December 1817
Mary Pehrson
Lars Person
Nils Person

Sources (11)

  • ArkivDigital: Reslöv (M) CI:3 1793 Marna Pehrsdotter birth and christening 1820
  • Pehr Nilsson, "Sweden Marriages, 1630-1920"
  • Per Nilsson in entry for Nils Pehrsson, "Sweden, Baptisms, 1611-1920"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    27 December 1817Reslöf, Onsjö, Malmöhus, Sweden
  • Children (3)

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings (1)

    World Events (4)


    Age 29

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


    Age 34

    Denmark ceded Norway to Sweden.


    Age 52

    Göta Canal opened.

    Name Meaning

    Some characteristic forenames: Scandinavian Erik, Lars, Nils, Per, Anders, Egil, Lennart, Sven, Birgit, Fredrik, Sten, Algot. German Kurt, Hans, Otto, Gerhard, Gotthard, Karl-Heinz.

    Swedish and German: patronymic from the personal name Nils, a shortened form of Nikolaus. Compare Nilson , Neilson 3, and Nielson 2.

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

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