Olof Pehrsson

16 March 1721–
Skogen, Österåker, Södermanland, Sweden

The Life of Olof

When Olof Pehrsson was born on 16 March 1721, in Skogen, Österåker, Södermanland, Sweden, his father, Per Andersson, was 33 and his mother, Anna Olofsdotter, was 31. He married Karin Olsdotter in 1744, in Österåker, Södermanland, Sweden. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 2 daughters.

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Family Time Line

Olof Pehrsson
Karin Olsdotter
Marriage: 1744
Per Olofsson
Karin Olsdotter
Olof Olsson
Anna Olsdotter

Spouse and Children

Österåker, Södermanland, Sweden


Parents and Siblings



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World Events (4)


Age 22

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

Age 88

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

Age 93

Denmark ceded Norway to Sweden.

Name Meaning

Swedish (Pehrsson): patronymic from the personal name Pär, Pe(h)r ( see Peter ).

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Olof Pehrsson, "Sweden Baptisms, 19 Mar 1721; OSTERAKER, SODERMANLAND, SWEDEN
  • Karin Olsdotter in Swedish Birth Records; Sweden, Södermanland Church Records, 1750
  • Olof Pehrsson, "Sweden Baptisms, 19 Mar 1721; OSTERAKER, SODERMANLAND, Sweden

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