Nils Andersson

Male28 October 1764–

Brief Life History of Nils

When Nils Andersson was christened on 28 October 1764, in Löderup, Ingelstad, Kristianstad, Sweden, his father, Anders Nilsson Höglund, was 27 and his mother, Inger Larsdotter, was 25. He married Bengta Jönsdotter on 31 January 1792, in Löderup, Ingelstad, Kristianstad, Sweden. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 1 daughter.

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Family Time Line

Nils Andersson
Bengta Jönsdotter
Marriage: 31 January 1792
Anders Nilsson
Jons Nilsson
Estborn Nilsson
Nils Nilsson
Anders Nilsson
Bereta Nilsdotter

Sources (16)

  • Legacy NFS Source: Nils Andersson - Church record: birth-name: Nils Andersson
  • Nils Andersson, "Sweden Marriages, 1630-1920"
  • Nils Andersson in entry for Jons Nilsson, "Sweden Baptisms, 1611-1920"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    31 January 1792Löderup, Ingelstad, Kristianstad, Sweden
  • Children (6)

    +1 More Child

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings (2)

    World Events (6)


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


    Denmark ceded Norway to Sweden.


    Göta Canal opened.

    Name Meaning

    Some characteristic forenames: Scandinavian Erik, Bjorn, Lars, Mats, Lennart, Nils, Per, Anders, Berndt, Hokan, Olle, Sten. German Hans, Kurt, Alfons, Ernst, Gerd, Monika.

    Swedish: patronymic from the personal name Anders, a vernacular form of Andreas .

    Americanized form of Norwegian, North German, and very rare Danish patronymic Anderssen, a cognate of 1 above. Compare Andersen and Anderson .

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

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