Carolina Svensson

10 February 1871–12 August 1968 (Age 97)
Norra Svalöf, Malmöhus, Sweden

The Life of Carolina

When Carolina Svensson was born on 10 February 1871, in Norra Svalöf, 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 Söderhvidinge, 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
1863–1943
Carolina Svensson
1871–1968
Marriage: 1 June 1889
Clara Sofia Sjoberg
1890–1900
August Viktor Sjoberg
1893–1965
Clara Sjoberg
1901–1901
Ake Lennart Sjoberg
1902–1968

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
1 June 1889
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Parents and Siblings

siblings

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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.
1897

Age 26

World exposition held in Stockholm. First Swedish car built.

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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Sources (3)

  • 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"
  • Carolina Svensdr. in household of Gustaf Peter Sjöberg, "Sweden, Household Examination Books, 1880 - 1920"

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