Nils Bengtsson Sjolin

19 December 1837–
Barsebäck, Malmöhus, Sweden

The Life of Nils

When Nils Bengtsson Sjolin was born on 19 December 1837, in Barsebäck, Malmöhus, Sweden, his father, Bengt Jonsson, was 38 and his mother, Hanna Persdotter, was 33. He married Boel Nilsdotter on 17 June 1865, in Barsebäck, Malmöhus, Sweden. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 2 daughters.

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Family Time Line

Nils Bengtsson Sjolin
1837–
Boel Nilsdotter
1839–
Marriage: 17 June 1865
Nils Sjolin
1865–1868
Per Sjolin
1867–
Karna Sjolin
1869–1875
Hanna Sjolin
1872–
Nils Bengtsson Sjolin
1874–
Anders Bengtsson
1877–
Bengt Bengtsson Sjolin
1879–1884

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
17 June 1865
Barsebäck, Malmöhus, Sweden
children

(7)

    Nils Sjolin

    Male1865–1868Male

    Per Sjolin

    Male1867–Male

    Karna Sjolin

    Female1869–1875Female

    Hanna Sjolin

    Female1872–Female

    Nils Bengtsson Sjolin

    Male1874–Male

+2 More Children

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(5)

    Karna Bengtsdotter

    Female1830–1865Female

    Hanna Bengtsdotter

    Female1832–Female

    Ingri Bengtsdotter

    Female1834–Female

    Male1837–Male

    Male1843–Male

World Events (8)

1848 · The March Unrest

Age 11

The March Unrest, or the Marsoroligheterna, was a series of riots in Stockholm in March 1848, due to news of the French Revolution. As a mob gathered and plundered shops on March 19, the militia fired shots and 18 deaths. The army arrived on March 21 for reinforcement and terminated any further rioting.
1852

Age 15

Anti-Jewish riots broke out in Stockholm.
1873 · The Swedish Krona Becomes National Currency

Age 36

The Swedish krona replaced the Swedish riksdaler as the national currency in 1873.

Name Meaning

Scandinavian (mostly Swedish): patronymic from the personal name Bengt, Swedish form of Benedict .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Nils Bengtsson, "Sweden, Household Examination Books, 1880-1930"
  • Nils Bengtsson Sjölin, "Sweden, Household Examination Books, 1880-1930"
  • Nils Bengtsson, "Sweden Baptisms, 1611-1920"

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