Erik Birger Andersson

8 September 1891–20 April 1953 (Age 61)
Burlöf, Malmöhus, Sweden

The Life of Erik Birger

When Erik Birger Andersson was born on 8 September 1891, in Burlöf, Malmöhus, Sweden, his father, Pehr Andersson, was 34 and his mother, Karna Bengtsson, was 30. He married Maria Elisabeth Strand on 16 August 1924, in Eslöv, Skåne, Sweden. He died on 20 April 1953, in Malmö, Malmö Slott, Malmöhus, Sweden, at the age of 61.

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Family Time Line

Erik Birger Andersson
Maria Elisabeth Strand
Marriage: 16 August 1924

Spouse and Children

16 August 1924
Eslöv, Skåne, Sweden

Parents and Siblings


    Karna Bengtsson




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World Events (7)


Age 6

World exposition held in Stockholm. First Swedish car built.

Age 10

First Nobel Prize awarded.
1909 · Swedish General Strike

Age 18

The Swedish General Strike of August 4 to September 4, 1909, was joined by over 300,000 people across Sweden. The Swedish General Strike was the first major dispute between the Swedish Trade Union Confederation and the Swedish Employers Association.

Name Meaning

Swedish: patronymic from the personal name Anders, a vernacular form of Andreas .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Erik Birger in household of Per Andersson, "Sweden, Household Examination Books, 1880-1930"
  • Erik Birger in household of Per Andersson, "Sweden, Household Examination Books, 1880-1930"
  • Death record for Erik Birger Andersson

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