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
Lena Gummasson
Marriage: 7 December 1802
Olof Gummesson
Anna Christina Gummesdotter
Olof Gummesson
Eva Gummasson
Gustaf Gummasson
Magnus Gummesson

Spouse and Children

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


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    World Events (5)

    Age 27
    Sweden declared independence. Constitutional monarchy established. Russia took Aland Island group from Sweden.
    Age 32
    Denmark ceded Norway to Sweden.
    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


    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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