Jons Jonsson

Male19 July 1846–11 January 1912

Brief Life History of Jons

When Jons Jonsson was born on 19 July 1846, his father, Jons Tufvasson, was 33 and his mother, Karna Nilsdotter, was 31. He married Sissa Jönsdotter on 19 February 1869. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 1 daughter. He lived in Genarp, Bara, Malmöhus, Sweden for about 24 years. He died on 11 January 1912, at the age of 65.

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Jons Jonsson
Sissa Jönsdotter
Marriage: 19 February 1869
Oscar Fredrik Jonsson
Nils Jonsson
Anders Jonsson
Maria Jonsson

Sources (4)

  • Jöns Jönsson, "Sweden, Household Examination Books, 1880-1930"
  • Jöns Jönsson, "Sweden, Household Examination Books, 1880-1930"
  • Jöns Jönsson, "Sweden, Household Examination Books, 1880-1930"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    19 February 1869
  • Children (4)

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings (6)

    +1 More Child

    World Events (7)

    1848 · The March Unrest

    Age 2

    The March Unrest, or the Marsoroligheterna, was a series of riots in Stockholm in March 1848, due to news of the French Revolution. As a mob gathered and plundered shops on March 19, the militia fired shots and 18 deaths. The army arrived on March 21 for reinforcement and terminated any further rioting.


    Age 6

    Anti-Jewish riots broke out in Stockholm.

    1873 · The Swedish Krona Becomes National Currency

    Age 27

    The Swedish krona replaced the Swedish riksdaler as the national currency in 1873.

    Name Meaning

    Some characteristic forenames: Scandinavian Nils, Lars, Lennart, Thor, Alf, Anders, Arni, Erik, Jorgen, Mats, Olafur, Per.

    Swedish: patronymic from the personal name Jon, Scandinavian form of John . Compare Jonson 2.

    English: variant of Johnson , although this form of the English name may have died out in Britain.

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

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