Johan Peter Andreasson Berggren

14 March 1833–1 March 1899 (Age 66)
Qville, Göteborg och Bohus, Sweden

The Life of Johan Peter Andreasson

When Johan Peter Andreasson Berggren was born on 14 March 1833, in Qville, Göteborg och Bohus, Sweden, his father, Andreas Karlsson Berggren, was 39 and his mother, Olena, was 38. He married Christina Josefina Persdotter. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 3 daughters. He died on 1 March 1899, at the age of 65.

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Family Time Line

Johan Peter Andreasson Berggren
1833–1899
Christina Josefina Persdotter
1842–1924
Marriage: -
Carl Edward Johannsson Berggren
1868–
Olena Bernhardina Johansdotter Berggren
1869–
Oskar Berggren
1871–1946
Selma Berggren
1873–
Vilhelmina Berggren
1877–1882
Johanna Evelina Berggren
1884–1969

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
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children

(6)

    Male1868–Male

    Olena Bernhardina Johansdotter Berggren

    Female1869–Female

    Male1871–1946Male

    Selma Berggren

    Female1873–Female

    Vilhelmina Berggren

    Female1877–1882Female

+1 More Child

Parents and Siblings

    Andreas Karlsson Berggren

    Male1794–1865Male

    Olena

    Female1795–1860Female

siblings

(1)

World Events (5)

1848 · The March Unrest

Age 15

The March Unrest, or the Marsoroligheterna, was a series of riots in Stockholm in March 1848, due to news of the French Revolution. As a mob gathered and plundered shops on March 19, the militia fired shots and 18 deaths. The army arrived on March 21 for reinforcement and terminated any further rioting.
1852

Age 19

Anti-Jewish riots broke out in Stockholm.
1873 · The Swedish Krona Becomes National Currency

Age 40

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

Name Meaning

Swedish: ornamental name composed of the elements berg ‘mountain’, ‘hill’ + gren ‘branch’

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (2)

  • Joh Pet Andreasson Berggren, "Sweden, Household Examination Books, 1880-1930"
  • John Bergen in entry for Carl Edward Bergen and Susan Harvey Aberton, "New York, New York City Marriage Records, 1829-1940"

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