Anders Larsson Glad

1790–1865 (Age 74)
Anderslöf, Malmöhus, Sweden

The Life of Anders

When Anders Larsson Glad was born on 21 October 1790, in Anderslöf, Malmöhus, Sweden, his father, Lars Matsson or Annerberg, was 42 and his mother, Johanna Andersdotter, was 30. He married Margreta Nilsdotter on 5 April 1816, in Malmöhus, Sweden. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 4 daughters. He died on 23 June 1865, in Östra Torp, Malmöhus, Sweden, at the age of 74, and was buried in Östra Torp, Malmöhus, Sweden.

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Family Time Line

Anders Larsson Glad
Margreta Nilsdotter
Marriage: 5 April 1816
Hannah Andersdotter
Bengta Andersdotter
Kierstina Andersdotter
Ingar Andersson

Spouse & Children

5 April 1816
Malmöhus, Sweden


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World Events (5)


Age 19

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

Age 24

Denmark ceded Norway to Sweden.

Age 42

Göta Canal opened.

Name Meaning

Swedish: patronymic from the personal name Lars, Scandinavian equivalent of Lawrence .

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • Anders Larson in entry for Hannah Olson, "Utah Death Certificates, 1904-1964"
  • Anders, "Sweden Baptisms, 1611-1920"
  • Household Records, Östra Torp #6, 1861-1865 for Anders Glad

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