Gustaf Eriksson

1830–
Älvsborg, Sweden

The Life of Gustaf

When Gustaf Eriksson was born on 13 November 1830, in Älvsborg, Sweden, his father, Erik Olufsson, was 37 and his mother, Maja Greta Olsdotter, was 41. He married Johanna Bryngelsdatter about 1860, in Älvsborg, Sweden. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 6 daughters.

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Family Time Line

Gustaf Eriksson
1830–
Johanna Bryngelsdatter
1840–
Marriage: about 1860
Anna Gustafsson
1861–
Axel Gustafsson
1863–
Carl Gustafsson
1866–
Maria Gustafsson
1869–
Disa Gustafsson
1872–
Harald Gustavson
1875–
Augusta Gustafsdottor
1877–
Oscar Gustafsson
1880–
Hulda Gustavsdotter
1883–
Emma Gustavsdotter
1885–

Spouse & Children

  • Male1830–Male

  • Johanna Bryngelsdatter

    Female1840–Female

MARRIAGE
about 1860
Älvsborg, Sweden
children

(10)

  • Anna Gustafsson

    Female1861–Female

  • Axel Gustafsson

    Male1863–Male

  • Carl Gustafsson

    Male1866–Male

  • Maria Gustafsson

    Female1869–Female

  • Disa Gustafsson

    Female1872–Female

+5 More Children

Parents & Siblings

  • Erik Olufsson

    Male1793–Male

  • Maja Greta Olsdotter

    Female1789–Female

siblings

(4)

  • Stina Maria Eriksdottor

    Female1821–Female

  • Eric Magnus Erikson

    Male1827–Male

  • Male1830–Male

  • Maja Eriksdottor

    Female1836–Female

World Events (8)

1832

Age 2

Göta Canal opened.
1848 · The March Unrest

Age 18

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.
1873 · The Swedish Krona Becomes National Currency

Age 43

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

Name Meaning

Swedish: patronymic from the personal name Erik, Old Norse Eiríkr ( see Erickson ).

Possible Related Names

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

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