Magnus Backeus

Brief Life History of Magnus

Magnus Backeus was born on 7 August 1821, in Byn, Västernorrland, Sweden. He married Brita Lisa Jonsson on 25 January 1857, in Torp, Västernorrland, Sweden. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 4 daughters. He lived in Torp, Västernorrland, Sweden for about 10 years. He died on 11 June 1890, in Rogsta, Västernorrland, Sweden, at the age of 68.

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Family Time Line

Magnus Backeus
1821–1890
Brita Lisa Jonsson
1831–
Marriage: 25 January 1857
Johan Leander Magnusson Backéus
1857–1950
Selina Magnusson Backeus
1858–1947
Catharina Magnusson Backéus
1859–
Per Backeus
1861–
Magnus Backéus
1864–
Erik Arvid Backeus
1866–
Emma Kristina Magnusson
1869–
Pål Backeus
1873–
Brita Johanna Backeus
1876–

Sources (6)

  • Magnus Backlin, "Sweden, Household Examination Books, 1880-1930"
  • Magnus Backéns, "Sweden, Household Examination Books, 1880-1930"
  • Magnus Backeus in entry for Catharina Magnusson, "Sweden, Baptisms, 1611-1920"

World Events (5)

1832

Göta Canal opened.

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.

Name Meaning

Some characteristic forenames: German Heinz, Erwin.

German: northern variant of Backhaus .

English: variant of Backus .

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

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