Alfred Persson or Hellkvist

Male4 December 1886–24 May 1966

Brief Life History of Alfred

When Alfred Persson or Hellkvist was born on 4 December 1886, in Västanfors, Västmanland, Sweden, his father, Johan Alfred Persson, was 30 and his mother, Karolina Jansdotter, was 22. He married Elin Christina Persson on 8 August 1913, in Norrbärke, Dalarna, Sweden. They were the parents of at least 1 son. He died on 24 May 1966, in Ludvika, Kopparberg, Sweden, at the age of 79.

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Family Time Line

Alfred Persson or Hellkvist
1886–1966
Elin Christina Persson
1886–1918
Marriage: 8 August 1913
Per Martin Hellkvist
1914–1997

Sources (6)

  • Alfred in household of Per Gustaf Andersson Hellqvist, "Sweden, Household Examination Books, 1880-1930"
  • Alfred in household of Per Gustaf Andersson Hellqvist, "Sweden, Household Examination Books, 1880-1930"
  • Alfred Hellqvist in household of Per Gustaf Andersson Hellqvist, "Sweden, Household Examination Books, 1880-1930"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    8 August 1913Norrbärke, Dalarna, Sweden
  • Children (1)

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings (1)

    World Events (7)

    1897

    Age 11

    World exposition held in Stockholm. First Swedish car built.

    1901

    Age 15

    First Nobel Prize awarded.

    1909 · Swedish General Strike

    Age 23

    The Swedish General Strike of August 4 to September 4, 1909, was joined by over 300,000 people across Sweden. The Swedish General Strike was the first major dispute between the Swedish Trade Union Confederation and the Swedish Employers Association.

    Name Meaning

    Some characteristic forenames: Scandinavian Nils, Anders, Erik, Lars, Erland, Lennart, Agnar, Arnell, Bjorn, Helmer, Hilma, Joakim. German Kurt, Darrold, Hans, Mathias, Frieda, Oskar.

    Swedish: patronymic from the personal name Per, vernacular shortened form of Peter . It is also established in Denmark and northern Germany. Compare Parson 3 and Person 1.

    English: variant of Parson .

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

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