Elna Svensdotter

25 October 1832–5 January 1893 (Age 60)
Ingelstad, Kristianstad, Sweden

The Life Summary of Elna

When Elna Svensdotter was born on 25 October 1832, in Ingelstad, Kristianstad, Sweden, her father, Sven Christoffersson, was 36 and her mother, Kjersti Jonsdotter, was 31. She married Henrik Larsson on 3 December 1853, in Ingelstad, Kristianstad, Sweden. They were the parents of at least 5 daughters. She lived in Ostra, Södermanland, Sweden for about 6 years. She died on 5 January 1893, at the age of 60.

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Family Time Line

Henrik Larsson
Elna Svensdotter
Marriage: 3 December 1853
Mätta Henriksdotter
Kerstin Henriksdotter
Elna Henriksdotter
Ingrid Henriksdotter
Maria Henriksdotter

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    3 December 1853Ingelstad, Kristianstad, Sweden
  • Children


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    +3 More Children

    World Events (4)

    1848 · The March Unrest
    Age 16
    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.
    Age 20
    Anti-Jewish riots broke out in Stockholm.
    1873 · The Swedish Krona Becomes National Currency
    Age 41
    The Swedish krona replaced the Swedish riksdaler as the national currency in 1873.

    Name Meaning

    Of uncertain origin and meaning; possibly a variant of Alva .

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

    Sources (2)

    • Elna Svensdotter in household of Henrik Larsson, "Sweden, Household Examination Books, 1880-1930"
    • Elna Svensdotter in household of Henrik Larsson, "Sweden, Household Examination Books, 1880-1930"

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