Elin Olofsdotter

Female22 April 1769–6 May 1849

Brief Life History of Elin

When Elin Olofsdotter was born on 22 April 1769, in Skärstad, Jönköping, Sweden, her father, Olof Johansson, was 24 and her mother, Ingrid Pehrsdotter, was 28. She married Måns Nilsson on 9 June 1793, in Skärstad, Jönköping, Sweden. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 6 daughters. She died on 6 May 1849, in her hometown, at the age of 80, and was buried in Skärstad, Jönköping, Sweden.

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Family Time Line

Måns Nilsson
1768–1849
Elin Olofsdotter
1769–1849
Marriage: 9 June 1793
Britta Månsdotter
1793–1887
Ingrid Månsdotter
1795–1867
Petter Månsson
1797–1860
Jonas Månsson
1799–
Elisabeth Månsson
1801–1802
Johannes Jacob Månsson
1803–1803
Lisa Månsson
1805–1806
Anna Månsson
1807–
Elisabeth Månsdotter
1809–1895
Nils Magnus Månsson
1814–1877

Sources (2)

  • Sweden, Church Records, 1451-1943
  • Kyrkobocker, 1679-1897

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    9 June 1793Skärstad, Jönköping, Sweden
  • Children (10)

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    Siblings (2)

    World Events (4)

    1809

    Age 40

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

    1814

    Age 45

    Denmark ceded Norway to Sweden.

    1832

    Age 63

    Göta Canal opened.

    Name Meaning

    Variant spelling of Elen .

    Dictionary of First Names © Patrick Hanks and Flavia Hodges 1990, 2003, 2006.

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