Margareta Elisabeth Bengtsdotter

23 March 1789–10 August 1845 (Age 56)
Liffride, Gotland, Sweden

The Life of Margareta Elisabeth

When Margareta Elisabeth Bengtsdotter was born on 23 March 1789, in Liffride, Gotland, Sweden, her father, Bengt Hansson Liffride, was 47 and her mother, Margareta Johnsdotter, was 41. She married Johan Nilsson on 19 June 1808, in Lau, Gotland, Sweden. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 3 daughters. She lived in Lau, Gotland, Sweden in 1789. She died on 10 August 1845, in Koparve, Lau, Gotland, Sweden, at the age of 56, and was buried in Koparve, Lau, Gotland, Sweden.

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Family Time Line

Johan Nilsson
1785–1820
Margareta Elisabeth Bengtsdotter
1789–1845
Marriage: 19 June 1808
Anna Margreta Johansdotter
1809–
Nils Olof Johansson
1812–
Anna Maria Johansdotter
1816–
Margaretha Elisabeth Johansdotter
1816–
Karl Johan Johansson
1819–

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
19 June 1808
Lau, Gotland, Sweden
children

(5)

Parents and Siblings

    Bengt Hansson Liffride

    Male1742–1805Male

    Margareta Johnsdotter

    Female1747–1810Female

siblings

(4)

    Hans Bengtsson

    Male1772–1836Male

    Jonas Bengtsson Levin

    Male1775–1844Male

    Anna Cecilia Bengtsdotter

    Female1778–1860Female

    Female1789–1845Female

World Events (3)

1809

Age 20

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

Age 25

Denmark ceded Norway to Sweden.
1832

Age 43

Göta Canal opened.

Name Meaning

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Sources (3)

  • Gotland Household Record 1796-1812
  • Margareta Elisabeth Loparfve Or Bengtsdr, "Sweden Marriages, 1630-1920"
  • Greta Bengtsdr Liffride in entry for Magdalena Elisabeth Pehrsdotter, "Sweden Baptisms, 1611-1920"

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