Botilia Svensson

25 February 1874–5 June 1962 (Age 88)
Norra Svalöf, Malmöhus, Sweden

The Life of Botilia

When Botilia Svensson was born on 25 February 1874, in Norra Svalöf, Malmöhus, Sweden, her father, Sven Johannesson, was 40 and her mother, Johanna Andersdotter, was 38. She married Olof Nilsson on 28 August 1903. They were the parents of at least 3 daughters. She died on 5 June 1962, in Svalöv, Skåne, Sweden, at the age of 88.

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Family Time Line

Olof Nilsson
Botilia Svensson
Marriage: 28 August 1903
Klara Johanna Nilsson
Marta Elisabet Nilsson
Svea Albertina Nilsson

Spouse and Children

28 August 1903


Parents and Siblings



World Events (7)

1884 · Fredrika Bremer Association is Founded

Age 10

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

Age 23

World exposition held in Stockholm. First Swedish car built.

Age 27

First Nobel Prize awarded.

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 (2)

  • Botilia Svensson in entry for Klara Johanna Nilsson, "Sweden Baptisms, 1611-1920"
  • Legacy NFS Source: Botilia Svensson - Published information: death: 5 June 1962; Svalöv, Skåne, Sweden

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