Anders Carlsson Björk

7 December 1849–19 June 1926 (Age 76)
Björke, Älvsborg, Sweden

The Life Summary of Anders Carlsson

When Anders Carlsson Björk was born on 7 December 1849, in Björke, Älvsborg, Sweden, his father, Karl Andreasson Björk, was 30 and his mother, Ingrid Jonasdotter, was 23. He married Fredrika Lundskog on 4 July 1875, in Älvsborg, Sweden. He lived in Trollhättan, Älvsborg, Sweden in 1884 and Salt Lake City Ward 2, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States for about 10 years. He died on 19 June 1926, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States, at the age of 76, and was buried in Salt Lake City Cemetery, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Anders Carlsson Björk
1849–1926
Fredrika Lundskog
1851–1933
Marriage: 4 July 1875

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    4 July 1875Älvsborg, Sweden
  • Parents and Siblings

    Siblings

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    +2 More Children

    World Events (8)

    1852
    Age 3
    Anti-Jewish riots broke out in Stockholm.
    1863
    Age 14
    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
    1870 · The Fifteenth Amendment
    Age 21
    Prohibits the federal government and each state from denying a citizen the right to vote based on that citizen's race, color, or previous condition of servitude. It was the last of the Reconstruction Amendments.

    Name Meaning

    Vernacular form of Andreas .

    Dictionary of First Names © Patrick Hanks and Flavia Hodges 1990, 2003, 2006.

    Sources (26)

    • Andrew Bjork, "United States Census, 1920"
    • Andrew Carlson Black, "Utah, Salt Lake County Death Records, 1849-1949"
    • Andrew Bjork, "United States Census, 1910"

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