Anders Olofsson

Brief Life History of Anders

When Anders Olofsson was born in 1788, in Frustuna, Södermanland, Sweden, his father, Olof Olofsson, was 26 and his mother, Christina Olofsdotter, was 29.

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Family Time Line

Olof Olofsson
1762–1841
Christina Olofsdotter
1759–1826
Olof Olsson
1785–1872
Anna Olofsdotter
1787–
Anders Olofsson
1788–
Eric Olofsson
1790–
Gustav Olsson
1794–
Petter Olsson
1796–

Sources (5)

  • Anders, "Sweden, Södermanland Church Records, 1604-1900; index 1640-1860"
  • Sweden, Södermanland Church Records, 1604-1900; index 1640-1860; https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:33SQ-GPP9-3RYJ?cc=1647693&wc=Q6HB-4LQ%3A128007301%2C128001402%2C128007302
  • Sweden, Södermanland Church Records, 1604-1900; index 1640-1860; https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:33S7-9PP9-35J7?cc=1647693&wc=Q6HB-4LQ%3A128007301%2C128001402%2C128007302

World Events (8)

1809

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

1814

Denmark ceded Norway to Sweden.

1832

Göta Canal opened.

Name Meaning

Some characteristic forenames: Scandinavian Erik, Berger, Iver.

Americanized form (and a rare Swedish variant) of Swedish Olofsson: patronymic from the personal name Olof, Swedish variant of Olaf (see Olafsen ). See also Olsson .

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

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