Olof Pehrsson

Male30 September 1781–4 February 1858

Brief Life History of Olof

When Olof Pehrsson was born on 30 September 1781, in Holmby, Frosta, Malmöhus, Sweden, his father, Pehr Nilsson, was 39 and his mother, Anna Hinrichsdotter, was 36. He married Eljena Larsdotter on 11 April 1807, in Holmby, Frosta, Malmöhus, Sweden. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 3 daughters. He died on 4 February 1858, in Gårdstånga, Frosta, Malmöhus, Sweden, at the age of 76, and was buried in Gårdstånga, Frosta, Malmöhus, Sweden.

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Family Time Line

Olof Pehrsson
1781–1858
Eljena Larsdotter
1778–1833
Marriage: 11 April 1807
Elna Olsdotter
1808–
Nils Olsson
1809–
Kirstina Olsdotter
1815–1818
Tue Olsson
1816–1816
Kjerstina Olsdotter
1820–

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    Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    11 April 1807Holmby, Frosta, Malmöhus, Sweden
  • Children (5)

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    Siblings (7)

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    World Events (5)

    1809

    Age 28

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

    1814

    Age 33

    Denmark ceded Norway to Sweden.

    1832

    Age 51

    Göta Canal opened.

    Name Meaning

    Some characteristic forenames: Scandinavian Lennart, Nels, Nils.

    Americanized form (and a Swedish variant) of Swedish Pehrsson: patronymic from the personal name Pehr, vernacular shortened form of Peter . Compare Parson 3 and Person 1.

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

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