Torsten Johansson

1710–1782 (Age 72)
Skållerud, Älvsborg, Sweden

The Life of Torsten

When Torsten Johansson was born in 1710, in Skållerud, Älvsborg, Sweden, his father, Johan Torkilsson, was 55 and his mother, Mrs. Johan Torkilsson, was 49. He married Britta Amundsdotter about 1733, in Skållerud, Älvsborg, Sweden. They were the parents of at least 3 daughters. He died in 1782, in his hometown, at the age of 72.

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Family Time Line

Torsten Johansson
1710–1782
Karin Nilsdotter
1722–
Marriage: about 1746
Olof Torstensson
1752–1792
Karin Torstensdotter
1756–
Hans Torstensson
1767–1790

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
about 1746
Skållerud, Älvsborg, Sweden
children

(3)

Parents and Siblings

    Male1655–1737Male

    Mrs. Johan Torkilsson

    Female1661–Female

siblings

(2)

    Male1710–1782Male

    Torsten Johansson

    Male1711–1782Male

World Events (2)

1720

Age 10

Northern War occurred.
1743

Age 33

In Treaty of Abo, Sweden ceded southeast Finland to Russia.

Name Meaning

Swedish: patronymic from the personal name Johan, Scandinavian form of John .

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

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