Ola Pehrsson

Male10 March 1773–

Brief Life History of Ola

When Ola Pehrsson was born on 10 March 1773, in Västra Hoby, Torna, Malmöhus, Sweden, his father, Pehr Nilson, was 39 and his mother, Anna Jonsdotter, was 25.

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Family Time Line

Pehr Nilson
1734–1811
Anna Jonsdotter
1748–
Bengta Pehrsson
1769–1769
Nils Pehrsson
1770–
Kierstina Pehrsson
1772–1772
Ola Pehrsson
1773–
Pehr Pehrsson
1785–

Sources (1)

  • Ola Pehrsson, "Sweden, Baptisms, 1611-1920"

Parents and Siblings

Siblings (5)

World Events (6)

1809

Age 36

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

1814

Age 41

Denmark ceded Norway to Sweden.

1848 · The March Unrest

Age 75

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 Lennart, Nels, Nils.

Americanized form (and a Swedish variant) of Swedish Pehrsson: patronymic from the personal name Pehr, vernacular shortened form of Peter . Compare Parson 3 and Person 1.

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

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