Maria Andersson

Female13 September 1811–

Brief Life History of Maria

When Maria Andersson was born on 13 September 1811, in Blekinge, Sweden, her father, Anders Nilsson, was 38 and her mother, Brita Stina Persdr, was 36.

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Family Time Line

Anders Nilsson
1772–1832
Brita Stina Persdr
1774–1829
Cicilia Andersdr
1800–1858
Peter Andersson
1802–
Nils Andersson
1805–
Christina Andersson
1808–
Maria Andersson
1811–
Anders Andersson
1814–
Olof Andersson
1819–

Sources (1)

  • Maria Andersson, "Sweden, Baptisms, 1611-1920"

Parents and Siblings

Siblings (7)

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World Events (3)

1814

Age 3

Denmark ceded Norway to Sweden.

1832

Age 21

Göta Canal opened.

1848 · The March Unrest

Age 37

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.

Name Meaning

Some characteristic forenames: Scandinavian Erik, Bjorn, Lars, Mats, Lennart, Nils, Per, Anders, Berndt, Hokan, Olle, Sten. German Hans, Kurt, Alfons, Ernst, Gerd, Monika.

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

Americanized form of Norwegian, North German, and very rare Danish patronymic Anderssen, a cognate of 1 above. Compare Andersen and Anderson .

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

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