Maria Ericksson

Female6 January 1782–29 April 1853

Brief Life History of Maria

When Maria Ericksson was born on 6 January 1782, in Hallingeberg, Kalmar, Sweden, her father, Eric Persson, was 34 and her mother, Maja Månsdotter, was 17. She had at least 1 son and 3 daughters with Anders Olafsson. She died on 29 April 1853, in Kalmar, Sweden, at the age of 71.

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Family Time Line

Anders Olafsson
Maria Ericksson
Greta Stina Andersdr
Ander Peter Andersson
Maja Lisa Andersdotter
Maja Lisa Andersson

Sources (2)

  • Maria Ericsdotter in entry for Greta Stina, "Sweden, Södermanland Church Records, 1604-1900; index 1640-1860"
  • Ancestry Family Trees

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Children (4)

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Siblings (6)

+1 More Child

World Events (5)


Age 27

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


Age 32

Denmark ceded Norway to Sweden.


Age 50

Göta Canal opened.

Name Meaning

Some characteristic forenames: Scandinavian Erik, Lars, Anders, Nils, Per, Alf, Algot, Alvar, Bjorn, Elof, Knut, Mats.

Swedish: patronymic from the personal name Erik, from Old Norse Eiríkr (see Erickson ). Compare Erickson , Ericsson , and Erikson .

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

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