Erik Eriksson

1698–1750 (Age 52)
Skedevi, Östergötland, Sweden

The Life of Erik

Erik Eriksson was born in 1698, in Skedevi, Östergötland, Sweden. He married Karin Eriksson on 10 February 1727, in Skedevi, Östergötland, Sweden. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 1 daughter. He died on 26 April 1750, at the age of 52.

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Family Time Line

Erik Eriksson
1698–1750
Karin Eriksson
1702–1771
Marriage: 10 February 1727
Erik Eriksson
1726–
Pehr Ericksson
1728–1795
Anna Eriksson
1730–
Erik Eriksson
1732–

Spouse & Children

MARRIAGE
10 February 1727
Skedevi, Östergötland, Sweden
children

(4)

  • Erik Eriksson

    Male1726–Male

  • Pehr Ericksson

    Male1728–1795Male

  • Anna Eriksson

    Female1730–Female

  • Erik Eriksson

    Male1732–Male

World Events (4)

1698

Age 0

King Charles II invaded Denmark. Forced Danish King to sign Peace of Travendal.
1700 · The Great Northern War

Age 2

By 1658, Sweden had become a great power in northern Europe. The Great Northern War from 1700 through 1721 resulted in the loss of land amassed by Sweden in areas such as Germany, Norway, and Denmark. Nearly 200,000 Swedes lost their lives due to the war while Sweden lost much of its dominance in the Baltic Region.
1720

Age 22

Northern War occurred.

Name Meaning

Swedish: patronymic from the personal name Erik, Old Norse Eiríkr ( see Erickson ).

Possible Related Names

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

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