Kerstin Svensson

22 December 1839–
Malmöhus, Sweden

The Life of Kerstin

When Kerstin Svensson was born on 22 December 1839, in Malmöhus, Sweden, her father, Sven Svenson, was 26 and her mother, Ingar Palson, was 21. She married Sjunne Johnsson Lundqvist on 26 December 1888.

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Family Time Line

Sjunne Johnsson Lundqvist
Kerstin Svensson
Marriage: 26 December 1888

Spouse and Children

26 December 1888

Parents and Siblings

    Sven Svenson


    Ingar Palson




    Anna Svensson


    Pahl Svensson


    Kjerstina Svensson



    Nils Svensson


World Events (3)

1848 · The March Unrest

Age 9

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.

Age 13

Anti-Jewish riots broke out in Stockholm.
1873 · The Swedish Krona Becomes National Currency

Age 34

The Swedish krona replaced the Swedish riksdaler as the national currency in 1873.

Name Meaning

Swedish: patronymic from the personal name Sven, from Old Norse Sveinn, originally a byname meaning ‘boy’, ‘servant’.

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

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