Jonas Jansson

1 January 1739–
Jonsbol, Värmland, Sweden

The Life of Jonas

Jonas Jansson was born on 1 January 1739, in Jonsbol, Värmland, Sweden. He married Maria Bengtsdotter on 7 October 1764, in Väse, Värmland, Sweden. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 2 daughters. He lived in Väse, Värmland, Sweden in 1739.

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Family Time Line

Jonas Jansson
1739–
Maria Bengtsdotter
1749–
Marriage: 7 October 1764
Johan Jonasson
1766–
Ingerid Jonasdotter
1767–
Bengt Jonasson
1769–
Olof Jonasson
1771–1772
Catharina Jonasdotter
1773–

Spouse and Children

    Male1739–Male

    Maria Bengtsdotter

    Female1749–Female

MARRIAGE
7 October 1764
Väse, Värmland, Sweden
children

(5)

World Events (5)

1743

Age 4

In Treaty of Abo, Sweden ceded southeast Finland to Russia.
1809

Age 70

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

Age 75

Denmark ceded Norway to Sweden.

Name Meaning

1 Swedish: patronymic from the personal name Jan, a reduced form of Johannes ( see John ).2 Americanized spelling of Jansen .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Jonas Jansson, "Sweden Marriages, 1630-1920"
  • Jonas Jansson in entry for Johan Jonasson, "Sweden Baptisms, 1611-1920"
  • Jonas Jansson in entry for Bengt Jonasson, "Sweden Baptisms, 1611-1920"

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