Matts Eriksson

1635–October 1678 (Age 43)
Sweden

The Life of Matts

When Matts Eriksson was born in 1635, in Sweden, his father, Erik Eriksson, was 35 and his mother, Mrs Eriksson, was 30. He had at least 4 sons and 2 daughters with Mrs Matts Eriksson. He died in October 1678, in his hometown, at the age of 43.

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Family Time Line

Matts Eriksson
1635–1678
Mrs Matts Eriksson
1638–
Tenn-Erik Mattsson
1659–1718
Jon Mattsson
1662–1682
Lars Mattsson
1665–1734
Karin Mattsdotter
1668–1697
Brita Mattsdotter
1672–1672
Pär Mattsson
1678–1690

Spouse and Children

    Male1635–1678Male

    Mrs Matts Eriksson

    Female1638–Female

children

(6)

    Tenn-Erik Mattsson

    Male1659–1718Male

    Jon Mattsson

    Male1662–1682Male

    Lars Mattsson

    Male1665–1734Male

    Karin Mattsdotter

    Female1668–1697Female

    Brita Mattsdotter

    Female1672–1672Female

+1 More Child

Parents and Siblings

    Erik Eriksson

    Male1600–1701Male

    Mrs Eriksson

    Female1605–Female

siblings

(1)

World Events (3)

1637

Age 2

Swedish immigrants sailed to Delaware.
1653

Age 18

Stockholm became capital of Sweden.
1654

Age 19

Queen Christina abdicated throne. Converted to Catholicism, later buried in Rome in St. Peter's.

Name Meaning

Swedish: patronymic from the personal name Erik, Old Norse Eiríkr ( see Erickson ).

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (1)

  • Legacy NFS Source: Graf-Matts Ersson-Tiger - Church record: birth-name: Graf-Matts Ersson-Tiger

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