Wilhelm Knut Hedelius

20 November 1843–27 April 1893 (Age 49)
Styrestad, Östergötland, Sweden

The Life of Wilhelm Knut

When Wilhelm Knut Hedelius was born on 20 November 1843, in Styrestad, Östergötland, Sweden, his father, Anders Carlsson Knut, was 27 and his mother, Maria Elizabeth Svensdotter, was 28. He married Josefina Wilhelmina Ek on 30 October 1870, in Jönköping, Jönköping, Sweden. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 4 daughters. He died on 27 April 1893, in Sweden, at the age of 49.

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Wilhelm Knut Hedelius
Josefina Wilhelmina Ek
Marriage: 30 October 1870
Hulda Wilhelmina Hedelius
Helge Adam Wilhelm Hedelius
Anders Hjalmar Hedelius
Hilda Josefina Hedelius
Gunhild Maria Hedelius
Ada Karolina Hedelius

Spouse and Children

30 October 1870
Jönköping, Jönköping, Sweden


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World Events (4)

1848 · The March Unrest

Age 5

The March Unrest, or the Marsoroligheterna, was a series of riots in Stockholm in March 1848, due to news of the French Revolution. As a mob gathered and plundered shops on March 19, the militia fired shots and 18 deaths. The army arrived on March 21 for reinforcement and terminated any further rioting.

Age 9

Anti-Jewish riots broke out in Stockholm.
1873 · The Swedish Krona Becomes National Currency

Age 30

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

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  • Wilhelm Hedelius, "Sweden, Household Examination Books, 1880-1930"
  • Wilhelm Hedelius, "Sweden, Household Examination Books, 1880-1930"
  • Wilhelm Hedelius, "Sweden, Household Examination Books, 1880-1930"

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