Johannes Svensson

4 June 1809–31 March 1892 (Age 82)
Slageryd, Bäckaby, Jönköping, Sweden

The Life of Johannes

Johannes Svensson was born on 4 June 1809, in Slageryd, Bäckaby, Jönköping, Sweden. He married Catrina Andreasdotter on 17 July 1858, in Esprilla, Fröderyd, Jönköping, Sweden. He died on 31 March 1892, in Esprilla, Fröderyd, Jönköping, Sweden, at the age of 82, and was buried in Fröderyd, Jönköping, Sweden.

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Johannes Svensson
Catrina Andreasdotter
Marriage: 17 July 1858

Spouse and Children

17 July 1858
Esprilla, Fröderyd, Jönköping, Sweden

World Events (6)


Age 5

Denmark ceded Norway to Sweden.

Age 23

Göta Canal opened.
1848 · The March Unrest

Age 39

The March Unrest, or the Marsoroligheterna, was a series of riots in Stockholm in March 1848, due to news of the French Revolution. As a mob gathered and plundered shops on March 19, the militia fired shots and 18 deaths. The army arrived on March 21 for reinforcement and terminated any further rioting.

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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