Gustaf Eriksson

Bjorskog, Västmanland, Sweden

The Life of Gustaf

When Gustaf Eriksson was born from 6 June 1845 to 7 June 1845, in Bjorskog, Västmanland, Sweden, his father, Erik Jonsson, was 47 and his mother, Vilhelmina Larsson, was 23. He married Carolina Anderson on 7 May 1871, in Bjorskog, Västmanland, Sweden. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 2 daughters.

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Gustaf Eriksson
Carolina Anderson
Marriage: 7 May 1871
Lars Gustafsson Lundberg
Emma Gustavsson
Anna Gustavsson

Spouse & Children

7 May 1871
Bjorskog, Västmanland, Sweden


  • Male1871–1953Male

  • Emma Gustavsson


  • Anna Gustavsson


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World Events (8)

1848 · The March Unrest

Age 3

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.

Age 7

Anti-Jewish riots broke out in Stockholm.
1884 · Fredrika Bremer Association is Founded

Age 39

Fredrika Bremer Association was founded in 1884 and is Sweden's oldest women's rights organization.

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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