Brita Pehrsson

Brief Life History of Brita

When Brita Pehrsson was born on 23 March 1760, in Vallby, Uppsala, Sweden, her father, Per Olsson, was 24 and her mother, Elsa Ersdotter, was 23. She married Eric Jansson on 28 December 1780, in Bälinge, Uppsala, Sweden. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter. She lived in Ärentuna, Uppsala, Sweden in 1760. She died on 6 December 1795, in Alsike, Stockholm, Sweden, at the age of 35, and was buried in Alsike, Stockholm, Sweden.

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Family Time Line

Eric Johansson
1735–1817
Brita Pehrsson
1760–1795
Marriage: 28 December 1780
Petrus Eriksson
1776–1778
Johan Eriksson
1779–
Anna Ersson
1781–
Jan Ersson
1781–1829
Greta Ersdotter
1786–
Brita Ericsdotter
1790–
Pehr Ersson
1795–1796

Sources (16)

  • Brita Pehrsdotter, "Sweden Marriages, 1630-1920"
  • Brita, "Sweden, Uppsala Church Records, 1308-1901; index 1613-1860"
  • Brita Pehrsdr in entry for Petrus, "Sweden Baptisms, 1611-1920"

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Name Meaning

Some characteristic forenames: Scandinavian Lennart, Nels, Nils.

Americanized form (and a Swedish variant) of Swedish Pehrsson: patronymic from the personal name Pehr, vernacular shortened form of Peter . Compare Parson 3 and Person 1.

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

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