Matz Clementsson

15 February 1680–24 May 1743 (Age 63)
Ljusnarsberg, Örebro, Sweden

The Life of Matz

When Matz Clementsson was born on 15 February 1680, in Ljusnarsberg, Örebro, Sweden, his father, Clement Danielsson, was 71 and his mother, Catharina Marcusdotter, was 51. He married Catharina Johansson on 23 September 1706, in Norrbärke, Kopparberg, Sweden. They were the parents of at least 7 sons. He died on 24 May 1743, in his hometown, at the age of 63.

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Family Time Line

Matz Clementsson
1680–1743
Catharina Johansson
1679–1753
Marriage: 23 September 1706
Johan Mattson
1707–1788
Mats Matsson
1709–
Erich Matsson
1711–
Anders Matsson
1714–
Petter Matsson
1716–1716
Daniel Matsson
1719–
Petter Matsson
1720–

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
23 September 1706
Norrbärke, Kopparberg, Sweden
children

(7)

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Parents and Siblings

siblings

(14)

    Margareta Clemetsdotter

    Female1653–1705Female

    Karin Clementson

    Female1655–Female

    Ella Clementsdotter

    Female1657–1722Female

    Daniel Clemetsson

    Male1659–1742Male

    Lisbeth Clemetsson

    Female1664–Female

+9 More Children

World Events (5)

1685

Age 5

King Charles II barred Jews from settling in Stockholm.
1698

Age 18

King Charles II invaded Denmark. Forced Danish King to sign Peace of Travendal.
1700 · The Great Northern War

Age 20

By 1658, Sweden had become a great power in northern Europe. The Great Northern War from 1700 through 1721 resulted in the loss of land amassed by Sweden in areas such as Germany, Norway, and Denmark. Nearly 200,000 Swedes lost their lives due to the war while Sweden lost much of its dominance in the Baltic Region.

Name Meaning

Northern English: patronymic from the personal name Clement or possibly an Americanized form of a Scandinavian cognate.

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

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