Johan Wilhelm Carlsson

Brief Life History of Johan Wilhelm

When Johan Wilhelm Carlsson was born on 21 March 1857, in Högsrum, Kalmar, Sweden, his father, Sven Gustof Carlson, was 30 and his mother, Cajsa Svensson, was 21. He married Effruzenia Wilhelmina Zitting on 19 April 1889. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 4 daughters. He died on 25 October 1935, in Heber City, Wasatch, Utah, United States, at the age of 78, and was buried in Heber City, Wasatch, Utah, United States.

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Johan Wilhelm Carlsson
Effruzenia Wilhelmina Zitting
Marriage: 19 April 1889
Elizabeth Winterrose
Rose Ellen Winterrose
John Gustave Winterrose
Hildur Sophia Wilhelmina Winterrose
Reuben Emmanuel Winterrose
Cecilia Winterrose

Sources (32)

  • John W. Winterrose, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"
  • Legacy NFS Source: John William Winterrose[or Karlson] - Individual or family possessions: birth-name: John William Winterrose[or Karlson]
  • John William Winterose, "Utah, County Marriages, 1887-1940"

World Events (8)


Historical Boundaries: 1859: Utah, Utah Territory, United States 1862: Wasatch, Utah Territory, United States 1896: Wasatch, Utah, United States

1873 · The Swedish Krona Becomes National Currency

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

1884 · Fredrika Bremer Association is Founded

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

Name Meaning

Some characteristic forenames: Scandinavian Bjorn, Sven, Anders, Erik, Nils, Britt, Mats, Owe, Siw. German Hans, Katharina, Ulrika.

Swedish: patronymic from the personal name Carl . In North America, this surname may also be an altered form of the variant Karlsson . Compare Carlson .

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

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John William Winterrose

Grandpa JW was a very forward looking man. He sent for a kit and built a radio. It was one of first in his town. He also sent for a correspondence course and taught himself to be a mortician. He w …

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