Karl Gustaf Johan Persson

27 April 1820–6 June 1898 (Age 78)
Hallsberg, Örebro, Sweden

The Life Summary of Karl Gustaf Johan

When Karl Gustaf Johan Persson was born on 27 April 1820, in Hallsberg, Örebro, Sweden, his father, Pehr Olofsson, was 41 and his mother, Kerstin Ersdotter, was 38. He married Carolina Persson on 31 October 1847. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 6 daughters. He died on 6 June 1898, in Svennevad, Örebro, Sweden, at the age of 78.

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Karl Gustaf Johan Persson
Carolina Persson
Marriage: 31 October 1847
Erhard Karlsson
Anna Rosina
Edla Augusta
Gertrud Ingeborg Maria
August Carlson
Johan Alfred Persson
Frans Oskar Persson
Ida Josefina Persson
Per Albert Persson
Augusta Matilda Cecilia Persson

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    31 October 1847
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    World Events (6)

    Age 12
    Göta Canal opened.
    1848 · The March Unrest
    Age 28
    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.
    Age 32
    Anti-Jewish riots broke out in Stockholm.

    Name Meaning

    Some characteristic forenames: Scandinavian Nils, Anders, Erik, Lars, Erland, Lennart, Agnar, Arnell, Bjorn, Helmer, Hilma, Joakim. German Kurt, Darrold, Hans, Mathias, Frieda, Oskar.Swedish: patronymic from the personal name Per, vernacular shortened form of Peter . It is also established in Denmark and northern Germany. Compare Parson 3 and Person 1.English: variant of Parson .

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

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    Sources (12)

    • Carl Pearson in entry for Carl August Carlson, "Illinois Deaths and Stillbirths, 1916-1947"
    • Carl A. in entry for Chas. E. Johnson and Anna M. Peterson, "Massachusetts Marriages, 1841-1915"
    • Karl Gustaf Persson in entry for Augusta Matilda Cecilia Persson, "Sweden, Örebro Church Records, 1613-1918; index 1635-1860"

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