Nils Nilsson

5 December 1796–
Bodarna, Sollerö, Kopparberg, Sweden

The Life of Nils

When Nils Nilsson was born on 5 December 1796, in Bodarna, Sollerö, Kopparberg, Sweden, his father, Nils Nilsson, was 21 and his mother, Karin Nilsson, was 27. He lived in Kopparberg, Sweden in 1796.

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Family Time Line

Nils Nilsson
1775–1821
Karin Nilsson
1768–1813
Nils Nilsson
1795–1795
Nils Nilsson
1796–
Anders Nilsson
1801–1803
Margeta Nilsson
1804–1810
Carin Nilsson
1807–

Parents and Siblings

    Male1775–1821Male

    Karin Nilsson

    Female1768–1813Female

siblings

(5)

    Male1795–1795Male

    Male1796–Male

    Anders Nilsson

    Male1801–1803Male

    Margeta Nilsson

    Female1804–1810Female

    Carin Nilsson

    Female1807–Female

World Events (8)

1809

Age 13

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

Age 18

Denmark ceded Norway to Sweden.
1832

Age 36

Göta Canal opened.

Name Meaning

Swedish: patronymic from the personal name Nils, a reduced form of Nikolaus ( see Nicholas ).

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (2)

  • Nils Nilsson, "Sweden Baptisms, 1611-1920"
  • Nils Nilsson, "Sweden, Baptisms, 1611-1920"

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