Johan Westin

4 June 1860–23 March 1951 (Age 90)
Movattnet, Björna, Västernorrland, Sweden

The Life Summary of Johan

When Johan Westin was born on 4 June 1860, in Movattnet, Björna, Västernorrland, Sweden, his father, Anders Nilsson Westin, was 36 and his mother, Magdalena Johansdotter, was 34. He married Erika Karolina Olofsson on 5 July 1891, in Movattnet, Västernorrland, Sweden. They were the parents of at least 6 sons and 6 daughters. He lived in Björna, Västernorrland, Sweden for about 28 years. He died on 23 March 1951, at the age of 90.

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Family Time Line

Johan Westin
1860–1951
Erika Karolina Olofsson
1868–1931
Marriage: 5 July 1891
Anders Gottfrid Vestin
1891–1891
Erik Oskar Westin
1892–1893
Magdalena Westin
1894–1967
Karin Westin
1896–1989
Johan Westin
1898–1924
Karolina Westin
1899–1994
Maria Westin
1901–1985
Anders Westin
1903–1987
Sigrid Westin
1906–1907
Sigrid Westin
1908–1990
Erik Westin
1909–1995
Bror Erik Johansson
1910–1910

Spouse and Children

Children

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Parents and Siblings

Siblings

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World Events (7)

1873 · The Swedish Krona Becomes National Currency
Age 13
The Swedish krona replaced the Swedish riksdaler as the national currency in 1873.
1884 · Fredrika Bremer Association is Founded
Age 24
Fredrika Bremer Association was founded in 1884 and is Sweden's oldest women's rights organization.
1897
Age 37
World exposition held in Stockholm. First Swedish car built.

Name Meaning

Swedish: ornamental name composed of the elements väst ‘west’ + the common suffix -in.

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

Sources (7)

  • Johan Westin, "Sweden, Household Examination Books, 1880-1930"
  • Johan Westin, "Sweden, Household Examination Books, 1880-1930"
  • Johan in household of Anders Westin, "Sweden, Household Examination Books, 1880-1930"

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