Maria Christina Fogelberg

5 March 1787–30 October 1869 (Age 82)
Kongslena, Skaraborg, Sweden

The Life of Maria Christina

When Maria Christina Fogelberg was born on 5 March 1787, in Kongslena, Skaraborg, Sweden, her father, Jonas Andersson, was 28 and her mother, Kristin Bengtsdotter, was 26. She married Christopher Collen on 24 May 1818. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 4 daughters. She died on 30 October 1869, in Saleby, Västra Götaland, Sweden, at the age of 82.

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Family Time Line

Christopher Collen
1796–1837
Maria Christina Fogelberg
1787–1869
Marriage: 24 May 1818
Johanna Christina Collen
1818–1891
Anna Lisa Collen
1820–1855
Maria Stina Collen
1823–
Ullrica Collen
1824–
Adam Collen
1826–1834

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
24 May 1818
Skara,Skaraborg,Sweden
children

(5)

    Johanna Christina Collen

    Female1818–1891Female

    Anna Lisa Collen

    Female1820–1855Female

    Female1823–Female

    Ullrica Collen

    Female1824–Female

    Adam Collen

    Male1826–1834Male

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(10)

+5 More Children

World Events (5)

1809

Age 22

Sweden declared independence. Constitutional monarchy established. Russia took Aland Island group from Sweden.
1814

Age 27

Denmark ceded Norway to Sweden.
1832

Age 45

Göta Canal opened.

Name Meaning

Swedish: ornamental compound name composed of the elements fogel, an ornamental (old) spelling of fågel ‘bird’ + berg ‘hill’.

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

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