Justina Hedvig Swensdotter

Female9 November 1877–

Brief Life History of Justina Hedvig

Justina Hedvig Swensdotter was born on 9 November 1877, in Kvibille, Halland, Sweden. She married Johan Birger Olander on 24 February 1900, in Halland, Sweden. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 5 daughters.

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Family Time Line

Johan Birger Olander
Justina Hedvig Swensdotter
Marriage: 24 February 1900
Karl Emil Olander
Olga Teresia Olander
Arvid Helmer Olander
Rut Valborg Olander
Astrid Linnéa Olander
Signe Josefina Elvira Olander
Edit Henrietta Olander

Sources (6)

  • Justina Hedvig Svensdr in entry for Johan Birger Olander, "Sweden Marriages, 1630-1920"
  • Justina Hedvig Svensdr in entry for Karl Emil, "Sweden Baptisms, 1611-1920"
  • Justina Hedvig Svensdr in entry for Astrid Linnea, "Sweden Baptisms, 1611-1920"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    24 February 1900Halland, Sweden
  • Children (7)

    +2 More Children

    World Events (8)

    1884 · Fredrika Bremer Association is Founded

    Age 7

    Fredrika Bremer Association was founded in 1884 and is Sweden's oldest women's rights organization.


    Age 20

    World exposition held in Stockholm. First Swedish car built.

    1909 · Swedish General Strike

    Age 32

    The Swedish General Strike of August 4 to September 4, 1909, was joined by over 300,000 people across Sweden. The Swedish General Strike was the first major dispute between the Swedish Trade Union Confederation and the Swedish Employers Association.

    Name Meaning

    Feminine form of Justin , from Latin Justina. This was the name of an early virgin martyr executed at Padua under Diocletian.

    Dictionary of First Names © Patrick Hanks and Flavia Hodges 1990, 2003, 2006.

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