Gustaf Eriksson

1782–1839 (Age 57)
Södermanland, Sweden

The Life of Gustaf

When Gustaf Eriksson was born on 6 December 1782, in Södermanland, Sweden, his father, Eric Ersson, was 40 and his mother, Brita Pehrsdotter, was 22. He married Anna Catharina Andersdotter on 23 June 1808, in Björnlunda, Södermanland, Sweden. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 4 daughters. He lived in Hällesta, Frustuna, Södermanland, Sweden in 1808. He died on 13 December 1839, in Ättersta, Södermanland, Sweden, at the age of 57, and was buried in Björnlunda, Södermanland, Sweden.

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Family Time Line

Gustaf Eriksson
1782–1839
Anna Catharina Andersdotter
1788–
Marriage: 23 June 1808
Anna Brita Gustafsdotter
1810–1813
Johanna Gustafsdotter
1812–
Anders Gustafson
1815–1875
Catrina Gustafsdotter
1817–1817
Gustaf Gustafsson
1821–
Anna Sofia Gustafsdotter
1828–

Spouse & Children

MARRIAGE
23 June 1808
Björnlunda, Södermanland, Sweden
children

(6)

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Parents & Siblings

siblings

(6)

  • Male1782–1839Male

  • Petter

    Male1789–Male

  • Carl Eriksson

    Male1791–Male

  • Brita Ersdotter

    Female1795–Female

  • Petter Eriksson

    Male1795–Male

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World Events (3)

1809

Age 27

Sweden declared independence. Constitutional monarchy established. Russia took Aland Island group from Sweden.
1814

Age 32

Denmark ceded Norway to Sweden.
1832

Age 50

Göta Canal opened.

Name Meaning

Swedish: patronymic from the personal name Erik, Old Norse Eiríkr ( see Erickson ).

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • Gustaf Ersson, "Sweden, Södermanland Church Records, 1604-1900; index 1640-1860"
  • Gustaf Ersson, "Sweden, Södermanland Church Records, 1604-1900; index 1640-1860"
  • Gustaf Erss in entry for Anna Brita, "Sweden, Södermanland Church Records, 1604-1900; index 1640-1860"

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