Petter Andersson

1789–1838 (Age 48)
Västergötland, Sweden

The Life of Petter

When Petter Andersson was born on 24 September 1789, in Västergötland, Sweden, his father, Anders Nilsson, was 39 and his mother, Maria Ambjörnsdotter, was 39. He married Charstin Andersson on 5 February 1813. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 6 daughters. He died on 4 May 1838, in Mölltorp, Skaraborg, Sweden, at the age of 48, and was buried in Mölltorp, Skaraborg, Sweden.

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Family Time Line

Petter Andersson
1789–1838
Charstin Andersson
1783–1822
Marriage: 5 February 1813
Maria Persson
1814–
Lisa Pettersson
1816–1816
Kaisa Pettersson
1816–1816
Pettersson
1818–
Pettersson
1818–
Anders Pettersson
1819–
Katrina Pettersson
1822–1822

Spouse & Children

MARRIAGE
5 February 1813
children

(7)

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Parents & Siblings

siblings

(5)

World Events (3)

1809

Age 20

Sweden declared independence. Constitutional monarchy established. Russia took Aland Island group from Sweden.
1814

Age 25

Denmark ceded Norway to Sweden.
1832

Age 43

Göta Canal opened.

Name Meaning

Swedish: patronymic from the personal name Anders, a vernacular form of Andreas .

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • Petter Andersson in entry for Pettersdotter, "Sweden Baptisms, 1611-1920"
  • Petter Andersson in entry for Kaisa Pettersdotter, "Sweden Baptisms, 1611-1920"
  • Petter Andersson in entry for Lisa Pettersdotter, "Sweden Baptisms, 1611-1920"

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