Sven Jonsson

25 June 1721–7 April 1767 (Age 45)
Jämjö, Blekinge, Sweden

The Life of Sven

When Sven Jonsson was born on 25 June 1721, in Jämjö, Blekinge, Sweden, his father, Sven Jonsson, was 27 and his mother, Karin Eriksdötter, was 20. He married Elsa Pehrsdotter in 1742, in Blekinge, Sweden. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 5 daughters. He lived in Sunne, Värmland, Sweden in 1721. He died on 7 April 1767, in Väne-Åsaka, Älvsborg, Sweden, at the age of 45, and was buried in Lindås, Väne-Åsaka, Älvsborg, Sweden.

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Family Time Line

Sven Jonsson
1721–1767
Elsa Pehrsdotter
1725–
Marriage: 1742
Petter Svensson
1745–
Tröster Svensson
1748–1809
Maria Svensson
1749–
Anders Svensson
1751–1751
Anna Svensson
1752–
Anna Svensson
1755–
Kirstin Svensson
1758–
Sissa Svensdotter
1760–1761

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
1742
Blekinge, Sweden
children

(8)

+3 More Children

Parents and Siblings

    Sven Jonsson

    Male1694–Male

    Karin Eriksdötter

    Female1701–Female

siblings

(3)

    Male1721–1767Male

    Erik Jonsson

    Male1724–Male

    Par Jonsson

    Male1732–Male

World Events (1)

1743

Age 22

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

Name Meaning

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

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Sven Jonson in entry for Sissa Svensdotter, "Sweden Burials, 1649-1920"
  • Sven Jonsson, "Sweden, Baptisms, 1611-1920"
  • Sven Jonsson in entry for Anders Svensson, "Sweden, Baptisms, 1611-1920"

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