Sven Andersson

Male15 January 1844–16 July 1927

Brief Life History of Sven

When Sven Andersson was born on 15 January 1844, in Tving, Blekinge, Sweden, his father, Anders Andersson, was 42 and his mother, Elsa Nilsdotter, was 38. He had at least 6 sons and 6 daughters with Anna Andersdotter. He lived in Eringsboda, Blekinge, Sweden for about 15 years. He died on 16 July 1927, at the age of 83.

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Sven Andersson
Anna Andersdotter
Hilda Svensdotter
Sven Alfred Svensson
Anders Svensson
Albert Svensson
Carl Alfred Svensson
Gerda Svensdotter
Elna Victoria Svensdotter
Ernst Svensson
Edla Viktoria Svensdr
Ernst Rudolf Svensson
Hilma Elvida Svensdotter
Ernst Hjalmar Svensson

Sources (4)

  • Sven Andersson, "Sweden, Household Examination Books, 1880 - 1920"
  • Sven Andersson, "Sweden, Household Examination Books, 1880 - 1920"
  • Sven Andersson, "Sweden, Household Examination Books, 1880 - 1920"

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Children (12)

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World Events (8)

1848 · The March Unrest

Age 4

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 8

Anti-Jewish riots broke out in Stockholm.

1873 · The Swedish Krona Becomes National Currency

Age 29

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

Name Meaning

Some characteristic forenames: Scandinavian Erik, Bjorn, Lars, Mats, Lennart, Nils, Per, Anders, Berndt, Hokan, Olle, Sten. German Hans, Kurt, Alfons, Ernst, Gerd, Monika.

Swedish: patronymic from the personal name Anders, a vernacular form of Andreas .

Americanized form of Norwegian, North German, and very rare Danish patronymic Anderssen, a cognate of 1 above. Compare Andersen and Anderson .

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

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