Peter Pehrsson

9 September 1762–16 August 1848 (Age 85)
Östergötland, Sweden

The Life of Peter

Peter Pehrsson was born on 9 September 1762, in Östergötland, Sweden as the son of Peter Landgren and Maria Andersdotter. He married Kerstin or Stina on 21 November 1790. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 3 daughters. He died on 16 August 1848, in Drothem, Östergötland, Sweden, at the age of 85, and was buried in Östergötland, Sweden.

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Family Time Line

Peter Pehrsson
1762–1848
Kerstin or Stina
1768–1850
Marriage: 21 November 1790
Brita Stina Petersdotter
1791–1791
Peter Petersson
1792–1792
Brita Stina Petersdotter
1794–
Eric Petersson
1798–
Anna Petersdotter
1802–
Sven Petersson
1806–
Peter Petersen
1810–
Peter Petersson
1818–

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
21 November 1790
children

(8)

+3 More Children

Parents and Siblings

    Peter Landgren

    MaleMale

    Maria Andersdotter

    FemaleFemale

siblings

(1)

World Events (4)

1809

Age 47

Sweden declared independence. Constitutional monarchy established. Russia took Aland Island group from Sweden.
1814

Age 52

Denmark ceded Norway to Sweden.
1832

Age 70

Göta Canal opened.

Name Meaning

Swedish (Pehrsson): patronymic from the personal name Pär, Pe(h)r ( see Peter ).

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (1)

  • Peter Persson, "Sweden Burials, 1649-1920"

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