Johannes Petersson

Brief Life History of Johannes

When Johannes Petersson was born on 28 August 1834, in Algutsboda, Kronoberg, Sweden, his father, Peter Samuel Nilsson, was 23 and his mother, Catarina Petersdotter, was 22. He married Johanna Charlotta Johannesdotter on 8 May 1864, in Ekeberga, Kronoberg, Sweden. They were the parents of at least 6 sons and 4 daughters. He died on 12 October 1889, in Ekeberga, Kronoberg, Sweden, at the age of 55.

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Family Time Line

Johannes Petersson
1834–1889
Johanna Charlotta Johannesdotter
1840–1887
Marriage: 8 May 1864
Emma Kristina Johannesdotter
1865–1960
Anna Katharina JOHANNESDOTTER
1866–1939
Carl Johan Johannesson SANDBERG
1868–1955
Sara Lisa Johannesdotter
1870–1962
Pehr Axel Johannesson Norén
1872–1950
Nanni Mathilda Johannesdotter
1875–1893
Frans August Johannesson
1877–1943
Otto Vilhelm Johannesson
1879–1880
Oskar Fredrik Johannesson
1881–1962
Knut Teodor JOHANNESSON
1883–1966

Sources (4)

  • Johannes Petersson, "Sweden, Household Examination Books, 1880-1930"
  • Johanna Pettersson, "Sweden, Household Examination Books, 1880-1930"
  • Johannes Petersson, "Sweden, Household Examination Books, 1880-1930"

World Events (4)

1848 · The March Unrest

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.

1852

Anti-Jewish riots broke out in Stockholm.

1873 · The Swedish Krona Becomes National Currency

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

Name Meaning

Some characteristic forenames: Scandinavian Berno, Bernt, Bjorn, Erik, Fredrik, Gudrun, Holger, Joakim, Karsten, Knut, Niklas, Per.

Swedish: patronymic from the personal name Petter, a vernacular form of Peter . Compare Peterson 2 and Petterson .

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

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