Jons Nilsson

Male25 February 1722–23 December 1786

Brief Life History of Jons

When Jons Nilsson was born on 25 February 1722, in Norrvidinge, Onsjö, Malmöhus, Sweden, his father, Nils Jonsson, was 33 and his mother, Helle Wig, was 29. He married Karna Truedsdotter on 20 April 1746, in Västra Karaby, Harjager, Malmöhus, Sweden. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 6 daughters. He died on 23 December 1786, in his hometown, at the age of 64, and was buried in Norrvidinge, Onsjö, Malmöhus, Sweden.

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Jons Nilsson
Karna Truedsdotter
Marriage: 20 April 1746
Nils Jonsson
Trued Jonsson
Ingeborg Jonsdotter
Elna Jonsdotter
Hanna Jonsdotter
Hedvig Jonsdotter
Lars Jonsson
Boel Jonsdotter
Boel Jonsdotter
Ake Jonsson
Pehr Jonsson

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  • Karna Truedsdotter and Jon Nilsson - - Vastra Karaby, Malmohus, Sweden, 1746 Marriage Record

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  • Marriage
    20 April 1746Västra Karaby, Harjager, Malmöhus, Sweden
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    World Events (1)


    Age 21

    In Treaty of Abo, Sweden ceded southeast Finland to Russia.

    Name Meaning

    Some characteristic forenames: Scandinavian Erik, Lars, Nils, Per, Anders, Egil, Lennart, Sven, Birgit, Fredrik, Sten, Algot. German Kurt, Hans, Otto, Gerhard, Gotthard, Karl-Heinz.

    Swedish and German: patronymic from the personal name Nils, a shortened form of Nikolaus. Compare Nilson , Neilson 3, and Nielson 2.

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

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