Carolina Svensson

Female10 February 1871–12 August 1968

Brief Life History of Carolina

When Carolina Svensson was born on 10 February 1871, in Svalöv, Rönneberg, Malmöhus, Sweden, her father, Sven Johannesson, was 37 and her mother, Johanna Andersdotter, was 35. She married Gustav Petter Åkesson Sjöberg on 1 June 1889. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 2 daughters. She lived in Södervidinge, Harjager, Malmöhus, Sweden for about 15 years. She died on 12 August 1968, in Billeberga, Skåne, Sweden, at the age of 97.

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Family Time Line

Gustav Petter Åkesson Sjöberg
Carolina Svensson
Marriage: 1 June 1889
Clara Sofia Sjoberg
August Viktor Sjoberg
Clara Sjoberg
Ake Lennart Sjoberg

Sources (10)

  • Legacy NFS Source: Carolina Svensson - Published information: death: 12 August 1968; Billeberga, Skåne, Sweden
  • Carolina Svensdotter in household of Gustaf Peter Sjöberg, "Sweden, Household Examination Books, 1880-1930"
  • Karolina Svensdotter in household of Gustaf Peter Sjöberg, "Sweden, Household Examination Books, 1880 - 1920"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    1 June 1889
  • Children (4)

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings (3)

    World Events (8)

    1873 · The Swedish Krona Becomes National Currency

    Age 2

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

    1884 · Fredrika Bremer Association is Founded

    Age 13

    Fredrika Bremer Association was founded in 1884 and is Sweden's oldest women's rights organization.


    Age 26

    World exposition held in Stockholm. First Swedish car built.

    Name Meaning

    Some characteristic forenames: Scandinavian Lars, Anders, Erik, Lennart, Sven, Ejnar, Johan, Bent, Bjorn, Gunn, Holger, Mats. German Ernst, Kurt, Markus, Otto.

    Swedish: patronymic from the personal name Sven, from Old Norse Sveinn, originally a byname meaning ‘boy, servant’. It is also found in Denmark, northern Germany, and Norway. Compare Svenson , Swainson , Swanson , Swenson , Swensson , and Swinson .

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

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