Nils Edvard Månsson

1872–1942 (Age 70)
Farstorp, Kristianstad, Sweden

The Life of Nils Edvard

When Nils Edvard Månsson was born on 7 April 1872, in Farstorp, Kristianstad, Sweden, his father, Mans Tufvesson, was 28 and his mother, Bengta Pehrsdotter, was 28. He married Alma Elizabeth Marsh on 25 September 1899, in Lancaster, Nebraska, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter. He lived in Garfield Election Precinct, Lancaster, Nebraska, United States in 1940. He died on 31 July 1942, in Lancaster, Nebraska, United States, at the age of 70.

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Family Time Line

Nils Edvard Månsson
Alma Elizabeth Marsh
Marriage: 25 September 1899
Phyllis Munson
Howard Lavern Munson

Spouse and Children

25 September 1899
Lancaster, Nebraska, United States


Parents and Siblings

    Mans Tufvesson


    Bengta Pehrsdotter




    Edvard Teodor Mansson


    Theodor Gottfrid Mansson


    Svante Gottfrid Månsson



World Events (8)

1873 · The Swedish Krona Becomes National Currency

Age 1

The Swedish krona replaced the Swedish riksdaler as the national currency in 1873.
1875 · A Treaty with Hawaii

Age 3

In the Mid 1870s, The United States sought out the Kingdom of Hawaii to make a free trade agreement. The Treaty gave the Hawaiians access to the United States agricultural markets and it gave the United States a part of land which later became Pearl Harbor.
1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 24

A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.

Name Meaning

1 Swedish: patronymic from the personal name Hans .2 Respelling of Hanssen .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Nels Munson, "United States Census, 1940"
  • N E Munson, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Nels E Munson, "United States Census, 1930"

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