Per Jacobsson

12 November 1745–5 June 1822 (Age 76)
Barsebäck, Malmöhus, Sweden

The Life of Per

When Per Jacobsson was born on 12 November 1745, in Barsebäck, Malmöhus, Sweden, his father, Jacob Jonsson, was 36 and his mother, Hanna Truetsdr, was 47. He married Malena Mårtensdotter on 16 October 1774, in Barsebäck, Malmöhus, Sweden. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 3 daughters. He died on 5 June 1822, in Barsebäck, Malmöhus, Sweden, at the age of 76.

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Family Time Line

Per Jacobsson
1745–1822
Kirsti Mårtensdotter
1744–1819
Marriage: 13 November 1774
Hanna Persdotter
1775–1776
Ingri Persdotter
1777–1785
Pernilla Persdotter
1779–1779
Marten Persson
1780–
Per Persson
1783–1843
Hanna Persdotter
1787–1820
Jacob Persson
1787–

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
13 November 1774
Barsebäck, Malmöhus, Sweden
children

(7)

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Parents and Siblings

    Jacob Jonsson

    Male1709–1769Male

    Hanna Truetsdr

    Female1698–1761Female

siblings

(8)

    Karna Jacobsdotter

    Female1724–1726Female

    Truet Jacobsson

    Male1726–Male

    Karna Jacobsdotter

    Female1729–Female

    Ingri Jacobsson

    Female1732–1761Female

    Jons Jacobsson

    Male1736–1736Male

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World Events (2)

1809

Age 64

Sweden declared independence. Constitutional monarchy established. Russia took Aland Island group from Sweden.
1814

Age 69

Denmark ceded Norway to Sweden.

Name Meaning

English: patronymic from Jacob . As an American surname this name has absorbed cognates from other languages, for example Danish, Norwegian, and Dutch Jacobsen and Swedish Jacobsson.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Per Jacobsson in entry for Bodel Persdotter, "Sweden Baptisms, 1611-1920"
  • Per Jacobsson in entry for Anna Persdotter, "Sweden Baptisms, 1611-1920"
  • Per Jacobsson in entry for Carl Persson, "Sweden Baptisms, 1611-1920"

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