Pehr Olsson

27 September 1776–14 June 1830 (Age 53)
Bosarp, Malmöhus, Sweden

The Life Summary of Pehr

When Pehr Olsson was born on 27 September 1776, in Bosarp, Malmöhus, Sweden, his father, Ohla Christensson, was 33 and his mother, Elna Pehrsdatter, was 20. He married Anna Catrina Svensdotter on 16 February 1817. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 5 daughters. He died on 14 June 1830, in his hometown, at the age of 53, and was buried in Bosarp, Malmöhus, Sweden.

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Family Time Line

Pehr Olsson
Anna Catrina Svensdotter
Marriage: 16 February 1817
Hanna Pehrsson
Elna Pehrsson
Hanna Pehrsson
Olaf Pehrsson
Brita Pehrsdotter
Anders Pehrsson
Anna Pehrsson

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    16 February 1817
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    World Events (2)

    Age 33
    Sweden declared independence. Constitutional monarchy established. Russia took Aland Island group from Sweden.
    Age 38
    Denmark ceded Norway to Sweden.

    Name Meaning

    Some characteristic forenames: Scandinavian Lars, Lennart, Sven, Nils, Erik, Mats, Per, Anders, Bjorn, Fredrik, Nels, Olle. German Hans, Kurt, Fritz, Ingeborg, Otto, Ute.Swedish: patronymic from the personal name Ola, a short form of Olof, Swedish variant of Olaf (see Olafsen ), or a shortened form of the patronymic Olofsson (see Olofson ). Compare Ohlsson , Oleson , and Olson .German (Eastphalia): patronymic from a short form of the personal name Ulrich .

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

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    Sources (12)

    • Legacy NFS Source: Pehr Olsson - Individual or family possessions: Family genealogies: birth-name: Pehr or Peter Christensen
    • Pehr Olsson in entry for Anna Pehrsdotter, "Sweden Baptisms, 1611-1920"
    • Pehr Olsson in entry for Anna Pehrsson, "Sweden Baptisms, 1611-1920"

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