Marja Johannesson

22 December 1835–
Älvsborg, Sweden

The Life of Marja

When Marja Johannesson was born on 22 December 1835, in Älvsborg, Sweden, her father, Johanes Andreasson, was 26 and her mother, Britta Stina Nilsson, was 25.

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Johanes Andreasson
Britta Stina Nilsson
Sven Johannesson
Marja Johannesson
Maja Stina Johannesson
Johannis Johannisson
Anna Lena Johannesson
Johan August Johannesson
Stina Cajsa Johannesson

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World Events (3)

1848 · The March Unrest

Age 13

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 17

Anti-Jewish riots broke out in Stockholm.
1873 · The Swedish Krona Becomes National Currency

Age 38

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

Name Meaning

Danish, Norwegian, and North German: variant of Johansen .

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

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