When Anna Andersdotter was born on 24 October 1804, in Näshulta, Södermanland, Sweden, her father, Anders Eriksson, was 40 and her mother, Maria Ersdotter, was 40. She married Anders Pehrsson about 1827, in Stenkvista, Södermanland, Sweden. They were the parents of at least 5 sons. She died in 1840, at the age of 36.
variant of Anne , in common use as a given name in most European languages. Among people with a classical education, it has from time to time been associated with Virgil's Aeneid, where it is borne by the sister of Dido , Queen of Carthage. This Phoenician name may ultimately be of Semitic origin, and thus related to the biblical Anne. However, the connection, if it exists, is indirect rather than direct.