Anna Jaensdotter

25 March 1802–29 May 1874 (Age 72)
Gränna, Jönköping, Sweden

The Life Summary of Anna

When Anna Jaensdotter was born on 25 March 1802, in Gränna, Jönköping, Sweden, her father, Jaen Olofson, was 32 and her mother, Catharina Petersson, was 25. She married Peter Erickson on 3 May 1825, in Gränna, Jönköping, Sweden. They were the parents of at least 6 sons and 3 daughters. She died on 29 May 1874, in Reaby, Jönköping, Sweden, at the age of 72.

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Family Time Line

Peter Erickson
1791–1857
Anna Jaensdotter
1802–1874
Marriage: 3 May 1825
Johannes Peterson
1826–
Gustaf Peterson
1828–1920
Johanna Peterson
1830–
Carl Peterson
1832–
Lotta Peterson
1835–
Anders Johan Peterson
1837–1856
August Peterson
1840–1841
August Peterson
1842–1842
Christina Peterson
1844–

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    3 May 1825Gränna, Jönköping, Sweden
  • Children

    (9)

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    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings

    (10)

    +5 More Children

    World Events (6)

    1809
    Age 7
    Sweden declared independence. Constitutional monarchy established. Russia took Aland Island group from Sweden.
    1814
    Age 12
    Denmark ceded Norway to Sweden.
    1832
    Age 30
    Göta Canal opened.

    Name Meaning

    variant of Anne , in common use as a given name in most European languages. Among people with a classical education, it has from time to time been associated with Virgil's Aeneid, where it is borne by the sister of Dido , Queen of Carthage. This Phoenician name may ultimately be of Semitic origin, and thus related to the biblical Anne. However, the connection, if it exists, is indirect rather than direct.

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

    Possible Related Names

    Anne

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