Brita Jonsson

Female18 March 1793–

Brief Life History of Brita

When Brita Jonsson was born on 18 March 1793, her father, Johan Andersson, was 29 and her mother, Brita Persdotter, was 23. She lived in Tierp, Uppsala, Sweden in 1793.

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Johan Andersson
Brita Persdotter
Brita Jonsson

Sources (2)

  • Brita Jonsson, "Sweden Baptisms, 1611-1920"
  • Brita Jonsson, "Sweden, Baptisms, 1611-1920"

Parents and Siblings

Siblings (1)

World Events (7)


Age 16

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


Age 21

Denmark ceded Norway to Sweden.


Age 39

Göta Canal opened.

Name Meaning

Some characteristic forenames: Scandinavian Nils, Lars, Lennart, Thor, Alf, Anders, Arni, Erik, Jorgen, Mats, Olafur, Per.

Swedish: patronymic from the personal name Jon, Scandinavian form of John . Compare Jonson 2.

English: variant of Johnson , although this form of the English name may have died out in Britain.

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

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