Elina Svensson

Brief Life History of Elina

When Elina Svensson was born on 22 August 1857, her father, Jons Svenson, was 32 and her mother, Karna Bosson, was 28. She married Pål Nilsson on 21 March 1903. She lived in Landskrona, Malmöhus, Sweden for about 11 years. She died on 17 May 1911, at the age of 53.

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Pål Nilsson
1856–1932
Elina Svensson
1857–1911
Marriage: 21 March 1903

Sources (4)

  • Elin Svensson in household of Pauli Nilsson, "Sweden, Household Examination Books, 1880-1930"
  • Elina Svensson in household of Pauli Nilsson, "Sweden, Household Examination Books, 1880-1930"
  • Elina Svensson in household of Pauli Nilsson, "Sweden, Household Examination Books, 1880-1930"

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World Events (5)

1873 · The Swedish Krona Becomes National Currency

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

1884 · Fredrika Bremer Association is Founded

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

1897

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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