Lena Gummasson

17 February 1782–1858 (Age 75)
Ljuder, Kronoberg, Sweden

The Life Summary of Lena

Lena Gummasson was born on 17 February 1782, in Ljuder, Kronoberg, Sweden. She married Gumme Olofsson on 7 December 1802, in Linneryd, Kronoberg, Sweden. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 2 daughters. She died in 1858, in Linneryd, Kronoberg, Sweden, at the age of 76.

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Family Time Line

Gumme Olofsson
1770–1840
Lena Gummasson
1782–1858
Marriage: 7 December 1802
Olof Gummesson
1805–1805
Anna Christina Gummesdotter
1807–1869
Olof Gummesson
1810–1870
Eva Gummasson
1816–1816
Gustaf Gummasson
1818–1890
Magnus Gummesson
1824–1886

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    7 December 1802Linneryd, Kronoberg, Sweden
  • Children

    (6)

    +1 More Child

    World Events (5)

    1809
    Age 27
    Sweden declared independence. Constitutional monarchy established. Russia took Aland Island group from Sweden.
    1814
    Age 32
    Denmark ceded Norway to Sweden.
    1832
    Age 50
    Göta Canal opened.

    Name Meaning

    Abstracted from various names ending in these syllables, such as Helena and Magdalena. In the United States it was particularly associated with the singer Lena Horne ( 1917–2010 ).

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

    Possible Related Names

    Leena

    Sources (7)

    • Lena Gummesdotter, "Sweden Burials, 1649-1920"
    • Lena Gudmundsdr in entry for Magnus Olsson, "Sweden Baptisms, 1611-1920"
    • Lena Gummesdr in entry for Olof Gummesson, "Sweden Baptisms, 1611-1920"

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