Jakob Olin

1853–1932 (Age 78)
Oravainen, Vaasa, Finland

The Life of Jakob

When Jakob Olin was born on 30 October 1853, in Oravainen, Vaasa, Finland, his father, Johan Olin, was 29 and his mother, Lotta Johansdotter Lillbars, was 25. He married Fredrika Olin Knuters on 7 June 1887, in Oravainen, Vaasa, Finland. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 5 daughters. He died on 7 April 1932, at the age of 78.

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Family Time Line

Jakob Olin
1853–1932
Fredrika Olin Knuters
1862–1909
Marriage: 7 June 1887
Anna Charlotta Olin
1886–1887
Amanda Knuters
1887–
Anna Sofia Knuters
1889–1941
Edla Johanna Olin
1893–1898
Ester Fredrika Olin
1895–1969
Johannes Olin
1898–1950

Spouse & Children

MARRIAGE
7 June 1887
Oravainen, Vaasa, Finland
children

(6)

  • Anna Charlotta Olin

    Female1886–1887Female

  • Amanda Knuters

    Female1887–Female

  • Anna Sofia Knuters

    Female1889–1941Female

  • Edla Johanna Olin

    Female1893–1898Female

  • Female1895–1969Female

+1 More Child

Parents & Siblings

siblings

(4)

World Events (5)

1864

Age 11

Finnish peasants allowed to buy land.
1899

Age 46

February Manifesto reduces Finland's autonomy. Finland lost much autonomy. russification of Finland policy initiated. censorship and conscription introduced. civil disobedience began.
1907

Age 54

Finland became first European country to give women right to vote.

Name Meaning

1 French and Dutch: from a pet form of a Germanic compound personal name with the first element odal. Compare Ohl .2 Jewish (from Ukraine): from Ukrainian olin ‘stag’. This name is either ornamental or represents a calque of Yiddish personal name Hirsch .3 Swedish: variant spelling of Ohlin .

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (1)

  • Jacob Johansson in household of Lotta Johansdotter, "Finland, Church Census and Pre-Confirmation Books, 1657-1915"

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