BERNDT OLOF ANDREASON

1888–1962 (Age 74)
Guttamåla, Blekinge, Sweden

The Life of BERNDT OLOF

When BERNDT OLOF ANDREASON was born on 27 February 1888, in Guttamåla, Blekinge, Sweden, his father, ANDREAS JONSSON, was 28 and his mother, Karolina Jonsdr, was 26. He lived in Ronneby, Blekinge, Sweden for about 10 years. He died in November 1962, in Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, United States, at the age of 74.

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Family Time Line

ANDREAS JONSSON
1860–1946
Karolina Jonsdr
1862–1942
Ida Josefina Viktoria Jonsdotter
1882–1885
Jens Andreas Almquist or Almkvist
1884–1968
IDA JOSEFINA ELEMINA JONSDOTTER or Johnsson
1885–1969
BERNDT OLOF ANDREASON
1888–1962
SVEN JOHAN JONSSON
1890–1972
HANS PETER ADRIAN JONSSON
1894–1985
KARL FRITJOF JONSSON
1899–1986
BROR ARTHUR JONSSON
1901–1979

Parents & Siblings

  • Male1860–1946Male

  • Karolina Jonsdr

    Female1862–1942Female

siblings

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World Events (8)

1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

Age 2

This Act tried to prevent the raising of prices by restricting trade. The purpose of the Act was to preserve a competitive marketplace to protect consumers from abuse.
1891 · Angel Island Serves as Quarantine Station

Age 3

Angel Island served as a quarantine station for those diagnosed with bubonic plague beginning in 1891. A quarantine station was built on the island which was funded by the federal government at the cost of $98,000. The disease spread to port cities around the world, including the San Francisco Bay Area, during the third bubonic plague pandemic, which lasted through 1909.
1908 · The Bureau of Investigation is formed

Age 20

Known as the National Bureau of Criminal Identification, The Bureau of Investigation helped agencies across the country identify different criminals. President Roosevelt instructed that there be an autonomous investigative service that would report only to the Attorney General.

Name Meaning

Respelling of Swedish Andreasson or of Danish, Norwegian, and North German Andreas(s)en, all patronymics from the personal name Andreas .

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • Bernt Olof Andreason, "California, Southern District Court (Central) Naturalization Index, 1915-1976"
  • Bernt Olaf Andreason, "California, County Birth and Death Records, 1800-1994"
  • Berndt Olof in household of Andreas Jönsson, "Sweden, Household Examination Books, 1880-1930"

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