Erik Carlsson

15 April 1810–16 December 1885 (Age 75)
Floda, Södermanland, Sweden

The Life of Erik

When Erik Carlsson was born on 15 April 1810, in Floda, Södermanland, Sweden, his father, Carl Larsson, was 37 and his mother, Kerstin Carlsdotter, was 31. He married Brita Jonsdotter on 30 March 1834, in Floda, Södermanland, Sweden. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 3 daughters. He died on 16 December 1885, in Floda, Södermanland, Sweden, at the age of 75.

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Family Time Line

Erik Carlsson
1810–1885
Brita Jonsdotter
1813–
Marriage: 30 March 1834
Christina Eriksson
1834–1914
Johanna Maria Eriksson
1835–
Eric Ericsson
1839–1915
Brita Sofia Eriksdotter
1843–
Anders Gustaf Eriksson
1846–1853

Spouse and Children

    Male1810–1885Male

    Brita Jonsdotter

    Female1813–Female

MARRIAGE
30 March 1834
Floda, Södermanland, Sweden
children

(5)

    Christina Eriksson

    Female1834–1914Female

    Johanna Maria Eriksson

    Female1835–Female

    Eric Ericsson

    Male1839–1915Male

    Brita Sofia Eriksdotter

    Female1843–Female

    Anders Gustaf Eriksson

    Male1846–1853Male

Parents and Siblings

    Carl Larsson

    Male1772–1846Male

    Kerstin Carlsdotter

    Female1778–1849Female

siblings

(9)

+4 More Children

World Events (6)

1814

Age 4

Denmark ceded Norway to Sweden.
1832

Age 22

Göta Canal opened.
1848 · The March Unrest

Age 38

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.

Name Meaning

Swedish: patronymic from the personal name Carl .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Erik Carlsson in entry for Johanna Maria, "Sweden, Södermanland Church Records, 1604-1900; index 1640-1860"
  • Erik Carlsson in entry for Christina, "Sweden, Södermanland Church Records, 1604-1900; index 1640-1860"
  • Erik Carlsson in entry for Brita Sofia, "Sweden, Södermanland Church Records, 1604-1900; index 1640-1860"

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