Jonas Eliasson Lindberg

7 June 1833–1 January 1897 (Age 63)
Tegen, Dalskog, Älvsborg, Sweden

The Life Summary of Jonas Eliasson

When Jonas Eliasson Lindberg was born on 7 June 1833, in Tegen, Dalskog, Älvsborg, Sweden, his father, Elias Bryngelsson, was 41 and his mother, Elin Jacobsdotter, was 38. He married Mary Jacobsdotter on 22 April 1862, in Hamburg, Germany. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 3 daughters. He lived in Ör, Älvsborg, Sweden in 1833 and Utah, United States in 1870. He registered for military service in 1865. He died on 1 January 1897, in Tooele, Tooele, Utah, United States, at the age of 63, and was buried in Tooele City Cemetery, Tooele, Tooele, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Jonas Eliasson Lindberg
Anna Svensdotter Jonason
Marriage: 17 August 1874
John Alfred Lindberg
Mary Ann Lindberg
Emily Lindberg
Hilma Lindberg
George Hyrum Lindberg
Betsy Lindberg
Joseph Ernest Lindberg

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    17 August 1874Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States
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    World Events (8)

    1836 · Remember the Alamo
    Age 3
    Being a monumental event in the Texas Revolution, The Battle of the Alamo was a thirteen-day battle at the Alamo Mission near San Antonio. In the early morning of the final battle, the Mexican Army advanced on the Alamo. Quickly being overrun, the Texian Soldiers quickly withdrew inside the building. The battle has often been overshadowed by events from the Mexican–American War, But the Alamo gradually became known as a national battle site and later named an official Texas State Shrine.
    Age 13
    U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.
    Age 19
    Anti-Jewish riots broke out in Stockholm.

    Name Meaning

    Some characteristic forenames: Scandinavian Erik, Algot, Anders, Alvar, Bertel, Britt, Gunner, Hilma, Hjalmer, Knute, Lars, Lennart.Swedish: ornamental name composed of lind ‘lime tree’ + berg ‘mountain, hill’. Compare Linberg .Danish, Norwegian, and South German: habitational name from any of several places called Lind(e)berg, with the same meaning as 1 above.

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

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    History of Jonas Eliason Lindberg and Wives Mary Jacobson and Anna Jonason

    Written by his son, John Alfred Lindberg, 14 November 1920 Jonas Eliason Lindberg was born 7 June 1833 at Dalskog, Elfsborg, Sweden. He was the tenth child of a family of eleven children for to Elias …

    Sources (64)

    • Jonas Lindberger, "United States Census, 1870"
    • Jonas L Lindberg in entry for Joseph E Lindberg, death 24 Mar 1964, "Utah Death Certificates, 1904-1964"
    • Jonas Lindberg, "United States Census, 1880"

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