Swen Carlsson

16 February 1829–31 May 1902 (Age 73)
Sweden

The Life Summary of Swen

When Swen Carlsson was born on 16 February 1829, in Sweden, his father, Carl Jönsson, was 53 and his mother, Boel Andersdotter, was 31. He married Bengta Bengston Larsdotter on 17 December 1852, in Asmundtorp, Malmöhus, Sweden. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 2 daughters. He died on 31 May 1902, in Logan, Cache, Utah, United States, at the age of 73, and was buried in Logan, Cache, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Swen Carlsson
1829–1902
Johanna Charlotte Hammer
1847–1936
Marriage: 1 December 1865
Nephi Carlson
1867–1937
Charlotta Carlson
1869–1945
Charles Richard Carlson
1872–1944
Amanda Carlson
1875–1958
Moses Herman Carlson
1877–1959
George Barton Carlson
1881–1941
Oliver Carlson
1883–1929
Edna Carlson
1886–1916
Ernest Carlson
1889–1954

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    1 December 1865Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States
  • Children

    (9)

    +4 More Children

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings

    (7)

    +2 More Children

    World Events (8)

    1830 · The Second Great Awakening
    Age 1
    Being a second spiritual and religious awakening, like the First Great Awakening, many Churches began to spring up from other denominations. Many people began to rapidly join the Baptist and Methodist congregations. Many converts to these religions believed that the Awakening was the precursor of a new millennial age.
    1832
    Age 3
    Göta Canal opened.
    1852
    Age 23
    Anti-Jewish riots broke out in Stockholm.

    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.

    Possible Related Names

    Carlston
    Carl
    Carlson

    Story Highlight

    BETTIE MARY CARLSON

    Child 4 -A brief Biography of Mrs. R. M. (Bettie Mary Carlson ) Jenson written by her daughter Leona Jenson. Bettie Mary Carlson Jenson, the daughter of the late Swen Carlson and Bengta Bengtson Carls …

    Sources (39)

    • Swen Carlsen, "Utah, County Birth and Death Records,1892-1951"
    • Swen Carlson, "United States Census, 1900"
    • Senon Carlson in entry for Otto Fredrick Fischer and Amanda Krepser, "California, County Marriages, 1850-1952"

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