Henrik Henriksson

Male17 September 1821–2 March 1904

Brief Life History of Henrik

When Henrik Henriksson was born on 17 September 1821, in Leksand, Kopparberg, Sweden, his father, Hindrick Andersson, was 26 and his mother, Kersti Persdotter, was 28. He married Anna Andersdotter on 15 February 1846, in Hammerdal, Jämtland, Sweden. They were the parents of at least 7 sons and 7 daughters. He lived in Störåsen, Jämtland, Sweden in 1846. He died on 2 March 1904, in Föllinge, Jämtland, Sweden, at the age of 82.

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Family Time Line

Henrik Henriksson
Anna Andersdotter
Marriage: 15 February 1846
Christina Henrickson
Anna Henriksdotter
Karin Henriksdotter
Anders Henriksson
Henrik Henriksson
Pehr Henriksson
Ingeborg Henriksdotter
Karin Henriksdotter
Märta Henriksdotter
Henrik Henriksson
Per Henriksson
Erik Henriksson
Henrik Henriksson

Sources (16)

  • Henric Henricsson, "Sweden Marriages, 1630-1920"
  • Henrik Henriksson, "Sweden, Household Examination Books, 1880-1930"
  • Henrik Henriksson, "Sweden, Household Examination Books, 1880-1930"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    15 February 1846Hammerdal, Jämtland, Sweden
  • Children (14)

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    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings (13)

    +8 More Children

    World Events (7)


    Age 11

    Göta Canal opened.

    1848 · The March Unrest

    Age 27

    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 31

    Anti-Jewish riots broke out in Stockholm.

    Name Meaning

    Some characteristic forenames: Scandinavian Erik, Bertel, Lars, Sig, Thor.

    Americanized form (and a rare Swedish variant) of Swedish Henriksson: patronymic from the personal name Henrik (see Henry 1). This is also an Americanized form of the Norwegian and Danish cognate Henriksen . Compare Hendrickson and Henrickson .

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

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