Karin Thunström

Female2 October 1850–June 1928

Brief Life History of Karin

Karin Thunström was born on 2 October 1850. She married Lars Magnus Lofwenborg in 1877, in Gnarp, Gävleborg, Sweden. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 5 daughters. She lived in Rogsta, Gävleborg, Sweden in 1896 and Nederkalix, Norrbotten, Sweden in 1900. She died in June 1928, in Töre, Norrbotten, Sweden, at the age of 77.

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Family Time Line

Lars Magnus Lofwenborg
Karin Thunström
Marriage: 1877
Albin Lofwenborg
Agnes Lofwenborg
Agnes Lovenborg
Magnus Hilding Lofwenburg
Karl Wilhelm Lovenborg
Oscar Theodore Lovenborg
Katarina Emilia Hildegard Lovenborg
Signe Eugenia Lovenborg
Judit Johanna Justitia Lovenborg

Sources (9)

  • Karen in entry for Hildegard Amelia Katrina Telander, "Minnesota, County Deaths, 1850-2001"
  • Katharina Thunström in household of Lars Magnus Löfveborg, "Sweden, Household Examination Books, 1880-1930"
  • Katrina Thunström in household of Lars Magnus Löfvenberg, "Sweden, Household Examination Books, 1880-1930"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    1877Gnarp, Gävleborg, Sweden
  • Children (9)

    +4 More Children

    World Events (7)


    Age 2

    Anti-Jewish riots broke out in Stockholm.

    1873 · The Swedish Krona Becomes National Currency

    Age 23

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

    1884 · Fredrika Bremer Association is Founded

    Age 34

    Fredrika Bremer Association was founded in 1884 and is Sweden's oldest women's rights organization.

    Name Meaning

    Swedish (Thunström): ornamental name from thun, an ornamental (old) spelling of tun ‘(grass grown) enclosed yard’ (see Thun ) + ström ‘river’.

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

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