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.
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 .