Carl Otto Persson

3 January 1854–
Boda, Kalmar, Sweden

The Life of Carl Otto

When Carl Otto Persson was born on 3 January 1854, in Boda, Kalmar, Sweden, his father, Pehr Larson, was 55 and his mother, Anna Greta Andersdotter, was 45.

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Family Time Line

Pehr Larson
1798–1883
Anna Greta Andersdotter
1808–1884
Lars Johan Petersson
1849–
Anders Petter Pettersson
1851–
Carl Otto Persson
1854–

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World Events (3)

1873 · The Swedish Krona Becomes National Currency

Age 19

The Swedish krona replaced the Swedish riksdaler as the national currency in 1873.
1884 · Fredrika Bremer Association is Founded

Age 30

Fredrika Bremer Association was founded in 1884 and is Sweden's oldest women's rights organization.
1897

Age 43

World exposition held in Stockholm. First Swedish car built.

Name Meaning

Swedish: patronymic from the personal name Pär, Per ( see Peter ). The name is also found in Germany.

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

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Sources (1)

  • Sweden, Kalmar Church Records, 1577-1907; index 1625-1860; https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:33SQ-GPZJ-QHKN?cc=1930243&wc=Q67H-773%3A225438701%2C225479901%2C225663301{Carl Otto Petersson Birth/Christening record}

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