Peter Persson

21 January 1770–16 August 1809 (Age 39)
Madesjö, Kalmar, Sweden

The Life of Peter

When Peter Persson was born on 21 January 1770, in Madesjö, Kalmar, Sweden, his father, Per Jonsson, was 47 and his mother, Sigrid Olofsdotter, was 42. He married Caisa Olofsdotter on 26 October 1792, in Madesjö, Kalmar, Sweden. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 3 daughters. He died on 16 August 1809, in his hometown, at the age of 39, and was buried in Madesjö, Kalmar, Sweden.

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Family Time Line

Peter Persson
1770–1809
Caisa Olofsdotter
1775–1853
Marriage: 26 October 1792
Olaus Petersson
1797–1865
Stina Petersdotter
1804–
Lena Petersdotter
1806–
Peter Petersson
1808–1809
Brita Stina Pehrsson
1809–

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
26 October 1792
Madesjö, Kalmar, Sweden
children

(5)

    Male1797–1865Male

    Stina Petersdotter

    Female1804–Female

    Lena Petersdotter

    Female1806–Female

    Peter Petersson

    Male1808–1809Male

    Brita Stina Pehrsson

    Female1809–Female

Parents and Siblings

    Per Jonsson

    Male1722–1790Male

    Sigrid Olofsdotter

    Female1728–1799Female

siblings

(5)

    Jonas Pehrsson

    Male1756–1757Male

    Jonas Pehrsson

    Male1758–1763Male

    Elin Persson

    Female1763–1764Female

    Peter Persson

    Male1767–Male

    Male1770–1809Male

World Events (1)

1809

Age 39

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

Name Meaning

Swedish: patronymic from the personal name Pär, Per ( see Peter ). The name is also found in Germany.

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Peter Pehrsson in entry for Brita Stina Pehrsson, "Sweden Baptisms, 1611-1920"
  • Marriage of Peter Persson & Caisa
  • Clerical Survey

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