Pehr Pehrsson

2 February 1788–6 April 1867 (Age 79)
Börstil, Stockholm, Sweden

The Life of Pehr

When Pehr Pehrsson was born on 2 February 1788, in Börstil, Stockholm, Sweden, his father, Pehr Pehrsson, was 25 and his mother, Anna Andersdotter, was 20. He married Catharina Jansdotter on 30 December 1811, in Börstil, Stockholm, Sweden. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 7 daughters. He died on 6 April 1867, at the age of 79.

Photos & Memories (1)

Do you know this person? Do you have a story about him you would like to share? Sign in or Create a FREE Account

Family Time Line

Pehr Pehrsson
1788–1867
Catharina Jansdotter
1795–1833
Marriage: 30 December 1811
Anna Persdotter
1812–
Brita Catharina Persdotter
1814–1816
Catharina Christina Persdotter
1816–1898
Pehr Pehrsson
1818–1896
Maria Pehrsdotter
1820–1897
Sophia Persdotter
1823–
Johanna Gustava Pehrsdotter
1830–
Johan Pehrsson
1831–
Maja Stina Pehrsdotter
1832–

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
30 December 1811
Börstil, Stockholm, Sweden
children

(9)

+4 More Children

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(5)

World Events (5)

1809

Age 21

Sweden declared independence. Constitutional monarchy established. Russia took Aland Island group from Sweden.
1814

Age 26

Denmark ceded Norway to Sweden.
1832

Age 44

Göta Canal opened.

Name Meaning

Swedish (Pehrsson): patronymic from the personal name Pär, Pe(h)r ( see Peter ).

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Pehr Pehrsson in entry for Anna Christina, "Sweden Baptisms, 1611-1920"
  • Per Persson in entry for Catharina, "Sweden Baptisms, 1611-1920"
  • Pehr Pehrsson in entry for Anna, "Sweden Baptisms, 1611-1920"

Find more of your family story

As a non-profit, we offer free help to anyone looking to learn the details of their family story.

Create a free account to view more about your family.
Create a free account
Share this with your family and friends.