Anna Nilsdotter

Brief Life History of Anna

When Anna Nilsdotter was born on 21 February 1709, in Stora Malm, Södermanland, Sweden, her father, Nils Pahrson, was 32 and her mother, Elin Nilsdotter, was 28. She married Pehr Pehrsson on 1 October 1727. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 2 daughters. She died on 23 February 1782, in her hometown, at the age of 73, and was buried in Stora Malm, Södermanland, Sweden.

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Pehr Pehrsson
Anna Nilsdotter
Marriage: 1 October 1727
Karin Pehrsson
Anna Pehrsson
Pehr Pehrsson
Olof Pehrsson

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  • Anna, "Sweden Baptisms, 1611-1920"

World Events (2)


Northern War occurred.


In Treaty of Abo, Sweden ceded southeast Finland to Russia.

Name Meaning

variant of Anne , in common use as a given name in most European languages. Among people with a classical education, it has from time to time been associated with Virgil's Aeneid, where it is borne by the sister of Dido , Queen of Carthage. This Phoenician name may ultimately be of Semitic origin, and thus related to the biblical Anne. However, the connection, if it exists, is indirect rather than direct.

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

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