Johannes Svensson

10 August 1799–
Rud, Jönköping, Sweden

The Life of Johannes

When Johannes Svensson was born on 10 August 1799, in Rud, Jönköping, Sweden, his father, Sven Andersson, was 21 and his mother, Maria " Maja" Nilsdotter, was 32.

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Sven Andersson
Maria " Maja" Nilsdotter
Johannes Svensson
Carl Svensson
Stina Svensdotter

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World Events (8)


Age 10

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

Age 15

Denmark ceded Norway to Sweden.

Age 33

Göta Canal opened.

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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