Johan Jacobsson

19 June 1715–1764 (Age 48)
Havdhem, Gotland, Sweden

The Life of Johan

Johan Jacobsson was born on 19 June 1715, in Havdhem, Gotland, Sweden as the son of Jacob Klockare and Annika Mortensdr Osterby. He married Anna Grelsdotter on 17 October 1740, in Havdhem, Gotland, Sweden. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 2 daughters. He died in 1764, in Havdhem, Gotland, Sweden, at the age of 49.

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Family Time Line

Johan Jacobsson
1715–1764
Anna Grelsdotter
1723–1764
Marriage: 17 October 1740
Jacob Johansson
1743–1744
Malen Johansdotter
1745–1773
Gregorius Johansson
1749–
Jacob Johansson
1753–
Johan Johansson
1757–
Brita Johansson
1761–

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
17 October 1740
Havdhem, Gotland, Sweden
children

(6)

    Jacob Johansson

    Male1743–1744Male

    Female1745–1773Female

    Gregorius Johansson

    Male1749–Male

    Jacob Johansson

    Male1753–Male

    Johan Johansson

    Male1757–Male

+1 More Child

Parents and Siblings

    Male1694–Male

    Annika Mortensdr Osterby

    FemaleFemale

siblings

(1)

World Events (2)

1720

Age 5

Northern War occurred.
1743

Age 28

In Treaty of Abo, Sweden ceded southeast Finland to Russia.

Name Meaning

English: patronymic from Jacob . As an American surname this name has absorbed cognates from other languages, for example Danish, Norwegian, and Dutch Jacobsen and Swedish Jacobsson.

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Johan Jacobi, "Sweden Marriages, 1630-1920"
  • Johan Jacobsson in entry for Jacob, "Sweden Baptisms, 1611-1920"
  • Johan Jacobsson, "Sweden Baptisms, 1611-1920"

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