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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Olof Pehrsson
Eljena Larsdotter
Marriage: 11 April 1807
Elna Olsdotter
Nils Olsson
Kirstina Olsdotter
Tue Olsson
Kjerstina Olsdotter

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

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    World Events (5)


    Age 28

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


    Age 33

    Denmark ceded Norway to Sweden.


    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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