Erik Eriksson

1714–1792 (Age 77)
Rödön, Jämtland, Sweden

The Life of Erik

When Erik Eriksson was born on 12 August 1714, in Rödön, Jämtland, Sweden, his father, Erik Ersson, was 34 and his mother, Lisbetha Nilsdotter, was 19. He married Brita Persson on 1 November 1742. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter. He died in 1792, at the age of 78.

Photos & Memories (0)

Photos & Memories

Do you know this person? Do you have a story about him you would like to share? Sign in or Create a FREE Account

Family Time Line

Erik Eriksson
1714–1792
Brita Persson
1716–1793
Marriage: 1 November 1742
Lisbet Ersdr
1745–1815
Per Eriksson
1749–

Spouse & Children

MARRIAGE
1 November 1742
children

(2)

  • Lisbet Ersdr

    Female1745–1815Female

  • Per Eriksson

    Male1749–Male

Parents & Siblings

  • Erik Ersson

    Male1680–1721Male

  • Lisbetha Nilsdotter

    Female1695–1741Female

siblings

(8)

+3 More Children

World Events (2)

1720

Age 6

Northern War occurred.
1743

Age 29

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

Name Meaning

Swedish: patronymic from the personal name Erik, Old Norse Eiríkr ( see Erickson ).

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (2)

  • Erik Ersson in entry for Lisbeta Eriksson, "Sweden, Baptisms, 1611-1920"
  • Erich Eriksson, "Sweden, Baptisms, 1611-1920"

Find more of your family story

As a non-profit, we offer free help to anyone looking to learn the details of their family story.

Create a free account
Create a free account to view more about your family.
Share this with your family and friends.