Catharina Rosdahl

24 August 1847–
Lyby, Malmöhus, Sweden

The Life of Catharina

When Catharina Rosdahl was born on 24 August 1847, in Lyby, Malmöhus, Sweden, her father, Hans Olsson Rosdahl, was 18 and her mother, Sissa Thorstensdotter, was 23.

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Hans Olsson Rosdahl
Sissa Thorstensdotter
Catharina Rosdahl
Anders Frederick Rosdahl
Mathilda Johanna Rosdahl
Petter Axel Rosdahl
Johannes Rosdahl
Hans Olsson Ahlberg
Ann Maria Rosdahl
Anna Maria

Parents and Siblings



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World Events (8)

1848 · The March Unrest

Age 1

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.

Age 5

Anti-Jewish riots broke out in Stockholm.
1884 · Fredrika Bremer Association is Founded

Age 37

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

Name Meaning

1 Norwegian: habitational name from a farm name, probably from Old Norse ruð ‘clearing’ + dal ‘valley’.2 Danish: habitational name from a place so named.3 Swedish: ornamental name composed of the elements ros ‘rose’ + dahl, an old or ornamental spelling of dal ‘valley’.

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

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