When Christine ( Kerstin) Jonsson was born from 20 May 1860 to 24 May 1860, in Långå, Jämtland, Sweden, her father, Jans Erickson, was 48 and her mother, Anna Svensdotter, was 43. She married Peter Petersen Ostad on 16 January 1891. She lived in Hede, Jämtland, Sweden in 1864. She died on 12 November 1944.
Some characteristic forenames: Scandinavian Nils, Lars, Lennart, Thor, Alf, Anders, Arni, Erik, Jorgen, Mats, Olafur, Per.
Swedish: patronymic from the personal name Jon, Scandinavian form of John . Compare Jonson 2.
English: variant of Johnson , although this form of the English name may have died out in Britain.