Jöns Jönsson

26 February 1792–
Gallstad, Sweden

The Life of Jöns

When Jöns Jönsson was born on 26 February 1792, his father, Jöns Pehrsson Wigman, was 31 and his mother, Ingrid Bengtsdotter, was 29. He lived in Säm, Älvsborg, Sweden in 1792.

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Family Time Line

Jöns Pehrsson Wigman
1760–1811
Ingrid Bengtsdotter
1762–1843
Ingeborg Jonsdotter
1788–1792
Jöns Jönsson
1792–
Bengt Jonsson
1793–
Maja Stina Jonsdotter
1795–
Nils Jonsson
1796–1796
Nils Englund
1798–1878
Kaisa Jonsdotter
1801–
Sara Lisa Jonsdotter
1804–

Parents and Siblings

siblings

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World Events (7)

1809

Age 17

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

Age 22

Denmark ceded Norway to Sweden.
1832

Age 40

Göta Canal opened.

Name Meaning

Swedish: patronymic from the personal name Jon, Scandinavian form of John .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (1)

  • Jöns Jönsson, "Sweden Baptisms, 1611-1920"

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