Lars Ericksson

19 January 1718–1782 (Age 63)
Viby, Örebro, Sweden

The Life of Lars

When Lars Ericksson was born on 19 January 1718, in Viby, Örebro, Sweden, his father, Erik Mansson, was 55 and his mother, Kerstin Larsson, was 33. He married Karin Andersdotter about 1750. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 3 daughters. He died in 1782, at the age of 64.

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Family Time Line

Lars Ericksson
1718–1782
Karin Andersdotter
1726–1787
Marriage: about 1750
Erik Larsson
1749–1752
Caisa or Kierstin Larsdotter
1753–1757
Kerstin Larsson
1756–
Caisa Larsdotter
1762–1828

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
about 1750
children

(4)

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(16)

+11 More Children

World Events (2)

1720

Age 2

Northern War occurred.
1743

Age 25

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

Name Meaning

Respelling of a Scandinavian and North German patronymic derived from the Old Norse personal name Eiríkr, which is composed of ei ‘ever’, ‘always’ (or a reduced form of ein ‘one’, ‘only’) + rík ‘power’. The main forms are Erichsen , Eriksen , Ericsson , and Eriksson .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Lars Ersson in entry for Erik, "Sweden, Örebro Church Records, 1613-1918; index 1635-1860"
  • Lars Ersson in entry for Caisa, "Sweden, Örebro Church Records, 1613-1918; index 1635-1860"
  • Lars Ersson in entry for Cajsa, "Sweden, Örebro Church Records, 1613-1918; index 1635-1860"

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