Bengt Jonsson

Male23 March 1740–

Brief Life History of Bengt

When Bengt Jonsson was born on 23 March 1740, in Ivetofta, Villand, Kristianstad, Sweden, his father, Jons Jonson, was 48 and his mother, Boel Svensson, was 36.

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Family Time Line

Jons Jonson
1692–1758
Boel Svensson
1704–1765
Boell Jonson
1732–1749
Sven Jonson
1734–1792
Tyre Jonsson
1735–
Jöns Jonsson
1737–1741
Miss Jonsson
1739–1739
Bengt Jonsson
1740–
Bengt Jonsson
1741–
Jons Jonson
1743–
Karna Jonsson
1745–1745
Jons Jonsson
1745–
Ingar Jonsson
1746–
Bengt
1748–

Sources (1)

  • Bengt Jonsson, "Sweden, Baptisms, 1611-1920"

Parents and Siblings

Siblings (12)

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World Events (3)

1743

Age 3

In Treaty of Abo, Sweden ceded southeast Finland to Russia.

1809

Age 69

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

1814

Age 74

Denmark ceded Norway to Sweden.

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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