Mans Nilsson

29 August 1759–12 December 1836 (Age 77)
Gullarp, Malmöhus, Sweden

The Life of Mans

When Mans Nilsson was born on 29 August 1759, in Gullarp, Malmöhus, Sweden, his father, Nils Mansson, was 31 and his mother, Karna Nilsdotter, was 27. He married Ellna Persdotter on 16 March 1799, in Näs, Malmöhus, Sweden. They were the parents of at least 1 son. He died on 12 December 1836, in Näs, Malmöhus, Sweden, at the age of 77.

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Family Time Line

Mans Nilsson
1759–1836
Ellna Persdotter
1759–1825
Marriage: 16 March 1799
Nils Mansson
1802–1802

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
16 March 1799
Näs, Malmöhus, Sweden
children

(1)

Parents and Siblings

    Nils Mansson

    Male1727–1774Male

    Karna Nilsdotter

    Female1732–1805Female

siblings

(7)

    Kierstina Nilsson

    Female1756–1822Female

    Male1759–1836Male

    Elna Nilsson

    Female1761–1774Female

    Hanna Nilsdotter

    Female1763–Female

    Bengta Nilsson

    Female1765–1825Female

+2 More Children

World Events (3)

1809

Age 50

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

Age 55

Denmark ceded Norway to Sweden.
1832

Age 73

Göta Canal opened.

Name Meaning

Swedish: patronymic from the personal name Nils, a reduced form of Nikolaus ( see Nicholas ).

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

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Sources (3)

  • Sweden, Malmöhus Church Records, 1541-1918; index 1646-1860; https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:9Q97-YSB5-8NX?cc=1974200&wc=MC6R-LP8%3A311609601%2C311515502%2C311626301
  • Malmöhus Näs Husförhör (Household examination) 1822-1825 (Shows birth and death dates for Elna and information for several in her family
  • Malmöhus Näs Husförhör (Household examination) 1817-1822 ( Shows Elna born in Selarp 1753((not correct))and Son and spouse and 2 children(death of first Sven..not in death records

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