Per Svensson

14 January 1740–
Öjaby, Kronoberg, Sweden

The Life of Per

When Per Svensson was born on 14 January 1740, in Öjaby, Kronoberg, Sweden, his father, Sven Nilsson, was 38 and his mother, Elsa Pehrsdotter, was 36.

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Family Time Line

Sven Nilsson
1702–1777
Elsa Pehrsdotter
1704–1788
Swensdotter
1735–1735
Swensson
1735–1735
Marta Svensson
1737–1801
Pahr Swensson Waktsam
1740–1781
Per Svensson
1740–
Anna Svensson
1742–1804
Petter Swensson
1745–1748
Elin Svensson
1749–1751
Elin Swensdotter
1749–1751
Elin Svensson
1751–1824

Parents and Siblings

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World Events (3)

1743

Age 3

In Treaty of Abo, Sweden ceded southeast Finland to Russia.
1809

Age 69

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

Age 74

Denmark ceded Norway to Sweden.

Name Meaning

Swedish: patronymic from the personal name Sven, from Old Norse Sveinn, originally a byname meaning ‘boy’, ‘servant’.

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

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