When Matthias Nilsson was born on 5 February 1767, his father, Nils Pehrsson, was 28 and his mother, Beata Olofsdotter, was 24. He lived in Lövånger, Västerbotten, Sweden in 1767. He died on 26 April 1770, at the age of 3.
Some characteristic forenames: Scandinavian Erik, Lars, Nils, Per, Anders, Egil, Lennart, Sven, Birgit, Fredrik, Sten, Algot. German Kurt, Hans, Otto, Gerhard, Gotthard, Karl-Heinz.
Swedish and German: patronymic from the personal name Nils, a shortened form of Nikolaus. Compare Nilson , Neilson 3, and Nielson 2.
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