Bengta Larsson

8 January 1840–
Norrhvidinge, Malmöhus, Sweden

The Life of Bengta

When Bengta Larsson was born on 8 January 1840, in Norrhvidinge, Malmöhus, Sweden, her father, Lars Pehrsson, was 28 and her mother, Olu Mansdotter, was 28.

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Family Time Line

Lars Pehrsson
1811–
Olu Mansdotter
1811–
Anders Larsson
1834–
Larsson
1836–
Ingeborg Larsson
1837–1918
Bengta Larsson
1840–
Sissa Larsson
1842–
Ingar Larsson
1844–
Pernilla Larsson
1847–
Mans Larsson
1850–

Parents and Siblings

    Lars Pehrsson

    Male1811–Male

    Olu Mansdotter

    Female1811–Female

siblings

(8)

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World Events (8)

1848 · The March Unrest

Age 8

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.
1852

Age 12

Anti-Jewish riots broke out in Stockholm.
1873 · The Swedish Krona Becomes National Currency

Age 33

The Swedish krona replaced the Swedish riksdaler as the national currency in 1873.

Name Meaning

Swedish: patronymic from the personal name Lars, Scandinavian equivalent of Lawrence .

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

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Sources (1)

  • Bengta Larsson, "Sweden, Baptisms, 1611-1920"

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