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
1776–1830
Anna Catrina Svensdotter
1785–1851
Marriage: 16 February 1817
Hanna Pehrsson
1802–
Elna Pehrsson
1809–
Hanna Pehrsson
1814–
Olaf Pehrsson
1817–1904
Brita Pehrsdotter
1821–
Anders Pehrsson
1823–
Anna Pehrsson
1826–

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    16 February 1817
  • Children

    (7)

    +2 More Children

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings

    (7)

    +2 More Children

    World Events (2)

    1809
    Age 33
    Sweden declared independence. Constitutional monarchy established. Russia took Aland Island group from Sweden.
    1814
    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.

    Possible Related Names

    Olafsen
    Olson
    Ohlsson

    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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