Elna Pehrsson

Brief Life History of Elna

When Elna Pehrsson was born on 10 March 1849, in Genarp, Bara, Malmöhus, Sweden, her father, Pehr Ohlsson, was 43 and her mother, Catharina Johansdotter, was 42. She married Paul Lauritz Larsson Olson on 30 November 1873. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 2 daughters. She lived in Malmö, Malmö Slott, Malmöhus, Sweden in 1883 and Malmö, Malmöhus, Sweden for about 7 years. She died on 24 March 1918, in Malmö, Malmö, Malmöhus, Sweden, at the age of 69, and was buried in Malmö, Malmöhus, Sweden.

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Family Time Line

Paul Lauritz Larsson Olson
Elna Pehrsson
Marriage: 30 November 1873
Per Edvard Palsson
Anna Catarina Palsdotter Olson
Carolina Helena Palsdotter Olson
Johan Ludvig Palsson Olson

Sources (17)

  • Elna Pehrsdotter, "Sweden Marriages, 1630-1920"
  • Sweden, Indexed Death Records, 1840-1942
  • Elna Persdotter in household of Nils Olsson, "Sweden, Household Examination Books, 1880-1930"

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Name Meaning

Some characteristic forenames: Scandinavian Lennart, Nels, Nils.

Americanized form (and a Swedish variant) of Swedish Pehrsson: patronymic from the personal name Pehr, vernacular shortened form of Peter . Compare Parson 3 and Person 1.

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

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