Anna Bengtsson

about 1666–22 March 1759 (Age 93)
Skarhult, Malmöhus, Sweden

The Life of Anna

Anna Bengtsson was born about 1666, in Skarhult, Malmöhus, Sweden. She married Niels Jonssen about 1689, in Malmöhus, Sweden. They were the parents of at least 7 sons and 6 daughters. She died on 22 March 1759, at the age of 93.

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Family Time Line

Niels Jonssen
1666–1749
Anna Bengtsson
1666–1759
Marriage: about 1689
Joran Nilsson
1690–
Kerstina Nilsdotter
1695–1765
Hans Nelson
1699–1750
Gunnela Nilsson
1705–
Hanna Nilsson
1691–
Nils Nilsson
1694–
Anders Nilsson
1694–
Karin Nilsdotter
1698–
Bengta Nilsdotter
1702–
Jappa Nilsson
1702–
Lusse Nilsdotter
1702–
Erloff Nilsson
1706–
Bengt Nilsson
1708–1793

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
about 1689
Malmöhus, Sweden
children

(13)

    Male1690–Male

    Hanna Nilsson

    Female1691–Female

    Nils Nilsson

    Male1694–Male

    Anders Nilsson

    Male1694–Male

    Female1695–1765Female

+8 More Children

World Events (5)

1685

Age 19

King Charles II barred Jews from settling in Stockholm.
1698

Age 32

King Charles II invaded Denmark. Forced Danish King to sign Peace of Travendal.
1700 · The Great Northern War

Age 34

By 1658, Sweden had become a great power in northern Europe. The Great Northern War from 1700 through 1721 resulted in the loss of land amassed by Sweden in areas such as Germany, Norway, and Denmark. Nearly 200,000 Swedes lost their lives due to the war while Sweden lost much of its dominance in the Baltic Region.

Name Meaning

Scandinavian (mostly Swedish): patronymic from the personal name Bengt, Swedish form of Benedict .

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

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