Stina Greta Larsdotter

Brief Life History of Stina Greta

When Stina Greta Larsdotter was born on 11 February 1833, in Säfsnäs, Dalarna, Sweden, her father, Lars Johan Larsson, was 28 and her mother, Katharina Mattsdotter, was 26. She married Johan Jansson on 18 September 1875, in Kopparberg, Sweden. They were the parents of at least 2 daughters. She lived in Fredriksberg, Säfsnäs, Kopparberg, Sweden in 1861 and Grangärde, Kopparberg, Sweden for about 18 years.

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Johan Jansson
Stina Greta Larsdotter
Marriage: 18 September 1875
Augusta Johansdotter
Elin Johansdotter

Sources (3)

  • Stina Greta Larsson in household of Johan Bryngelsson, "Sweden, Household Examination Books, 1880-1930"
  • Stina Greta Larsson in household of Johan Bryngellsson, "Sweden, Household Examination Books, 1880-1930"
  • Stina Greta Larsdotter in household of Johan Jansson Brungelsson, "Sweden, Household Examination Books, 1880-1930"

World Events (8)

1848 · The March Unrest

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.


Anti-Jewish riots broke out in Stockholm.

1873 · The Swedish Krona Becomes National Currency

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

Name Meaning

From the Old Norse personal name Stígandr, originally a byname meaning ‘wanderer’. As a modern name, it is taken as a short form of Kristian .

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

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