Anna Jonsdotter

Brief Life History of Anna

Anna Jonsdotter was born on 10 January 1717, in Malung, Kopparberg, Sweden as the daughter of Jonas Mattsson and Svenborg Andersdotter. She married Nils Olsson on 10 October 1737, in Knuthöjden, Hellefors, Örebro, Sweden. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 5 daughters. She died on 21 September 1794, in Bjuråker, Kopparberg, Sweden, at the age of 77.

Photos and Memories (0)

Photos and Memories

Do you know Anna? Do you have a story about her that you would like to share? Sign In or Create a FREE Account

Family Time Line

Nils Olsson
1714–1784
Anna Jonsdotter
1717–1794
Marriage: 10 October 1737
Erik Nilsson
1739–
Miss Nilsdotter
1759–
Catarine Nilsdotter
1742–1744
Catharina Nilsdotter
1742–
Karin Nilsdotter
1744–1823
Olof Nilsson
1749–1807
Petter Nilsson
1750–1753
Petter Nilsson
1752–1753
Nils Nilsson
1752–1828
Marit Nilsdotter
1757–1835

Sources (1)

  • Annika Jonsdotter in entry for Catharina Nilsdotter, "Sweden, Örebro Church Records, 1613-1918; index 1635-1860"

World Events (2)

1720

Northern War occurred.

1743

In Treaty of Abo, Sweden ceded southeast Finland to Russia.

Name Meaning

variant of Anne , in common use as a given name in most European languages. Among people with a classical education, it has from time to time been associated with Virgil's Aeneid, where it is borne by the sister of Dido , Queen of Carthage. This Phoenician name may ultimately be of Semitic origin, and thus related to the biblical Anne. However, the connection, if it exists, is indirect rather than direct.

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

Possible Related Names

Discover Even More

As a nonprofit, we offer free help to those looking to learn the details of their family story.

Create a FREE Account

Search for Another Deceased Ancestor

Share this with your family and friends.