Ella Matsdotter

Female25 January 1835–

Brief Life History of Ella

When Ella Matsdotter was born on 25 January 1835, in Sunnanhed, Ore, Kopparberg, Sweden, her father, Örjas Mats Matsson, was 41 and her mother, Anna Andersdotter, was 41. She married Örjas Anders Matsson on 25 March 1856, in Sunnanhed, Ore, Kopparberg, Sweden. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 4 daughters. She lived in Ore, Kopparberg, Sweden for about 65 years.

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Family Time Line

Örjas Anders Matsson
Ella Matsdotter
Marriage: 25 March 1856
Örjas Anna Andersdotter
Margreta Andersdotter
Anders Andersson
Mathias Andersdotter
Kerstin Andersdotter
Kerstin Andersdotter

Sources (14)

  • Legacy NFS Source: Ella matsdotter - birth: 25 January 1835; Sunnanhed, Dalarna, Sweden
  • Ella Matsdr. in household of Örjas Anders Matsson, "Sweden, Household Examination Books, 1880-1930"
  • Ella Matsdotter in household of Örjas Anders Matsson, "Sweden, Household Examination Books, 1880-1930"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    25 March 1856Sunnanhed, Ore, Kopparberg, Sweden
  • Children (6)

    +1 More Child

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings (7)

    +2 More Children

    World Events (8)

    1848 · The March Unrest

    Age 13

    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 17

    Anti-Jewish riots broke out in Stockholm.

    1873 · The Swedish Krona Becomes National Currency

    Age 38

    The Swedish krona replaced the Swedish riksdaler as the national currency in 1873.

    Name Meaning

    Of Germanic origin, introduced to Britain by the Normans. It was originally a short form of any of various compound names containing ali ‘other, foreign’ ( compare Eleanor ). It is now often taken to be a variant or pet form of Ellen . It was famously borne by the American jazz singer Ella Fitzgerald ( 1917–1996 ), and has become increasingly popular in Britain since the 1990s.

    Dictionary of First Names © Patrick Hanks and Flavia Hodges 1990, 2003, 2006.

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