Nils Lindström Åkesson

21 September 1825–14 July 1908 (Age 82)
Norrhvidinge, Malmöhus, Sweden

The Life of Nils

When Nils Lindström Åkesson was born on 21 September 1825, in Norrhvidinge, Malmöhus, Sweden, his father, Åke Palsson Pedrillo, was 32 and his mother, Anna Jönsdotter, was 34. He married Olu Andersdotter on 1 April 1850, in Norrhvidinge, Malmöhus, Sweden. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 4 daughters. He died on 14 July 1908, in Billeberga, Malmöhus, Sweden, at the age of 82, and was buried in Billeberga, Malmöhus, Sweden.

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Family Time Line

Nils Lindström Åkesson
Olu Andersdotter
Marriage: 1 April 1850
Hannah Lindström Nilsson
Åke Lindström
Anna Lindström
Anders Lindström
Nils Lindström
Johannes Lindström
Bengta Lindström
Karl Lindström
Mathilda Lindström

Spouse and Children

1 April 1850
Norrhvidinge, Malmöhus, Sweden


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Parents and Siblings



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World Events (7)


Age 7

Göta Canal opened.
1848 · The March Unrest

Age 23

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.

Age 27

Anti-Jewish riots broke out in Stockholm.

Name Meaning

Swedish (Lindström): ornamental name composed of the elements lind ‘lime tree’ + ström ‘river’.

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Nils Landström, "Sweden, Household Examination Books, 1880-1930"
  • Nils Lindström, "Sweden, Household Examination Books, 1880 - 1920"
  • Nils Lindstrom in entry for Mathilda Lindstrom, "Sweden Baptisms, 1611-1920"

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