Maria Blixt

about 1835–
Brevik, Skaraborg, Sweden

The Life of Maria

When Maria Blixt was born about 1835, in Brevik, Skaraborg, Sweden, her father, Johannes Svendson Blixt, was 20 and her mother, Cajsa Lisa Larsdotter, was 19.

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Family Time Line

Johannes Svendson Blixt
1815–1859
Cajsa Lisa Larsdotter
1816–1892
Maria Blixt
1835–
Johannes Johansson Blixt
1836–
Lars Gustaf Blixt
1837–1876
Anna Sofia Blixt
1841–1883
Stina Greta Johannesson Blixt
1843–
Anders Blixt
1845–1857
Helen Katarina Blixt
1846–1897
Brita Caisa Johannesson Blixt
1848–1851
Carl Johannesson Blixt
1850–1857
Emanuel Johanson Blixt
1854–1925
Alexander Blixt
1855–1859

Parents and Siblings

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World Events (3)

1848 · The March Unrest

Age 13

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

Age 17

Anti-Jewish riots broke out in Stockholm.
1873 · The Swedish Krona Becomes National Currency

Age 38

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

Name Meaning

Swedish: a soldier's name or ornamental name, from blixt ‘lightning’.

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

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