George Amandus Lysen

1884–1969 (Age 84)
Sweden

The Life of George Amandus

When George Amandus Lysen was born on 17 December 1884, in Sweden, his father, Jöns Olsson Lysen, was 48 and his mother, Katarina Lovisa Andersdotter, was 28. He lived in Nyhyttan, Kopparberg, Sweden in 1885. He died in 1969, in Sweden, at the age of 85.

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Family Time Line

Jöns Olsson Lysen
1835–1917
Katarina Lovisa Andersdotter
1856–1944
Per John Lysen
1869–1937
Klas Axel Lysén
1873–
Hanna Lysen
1882–1940
George Amandus Lysen
1884–1969
Ernest Valdemar Lysen
1887–1948
Karl Werner Lysen
1889–
Ture Harald Lysene
1900–1973

Parents & Siblings

siblings

(7)

  • Per John Lysen

    Male1869–1937Male

  • Klas Axel Lysén

    Male1873–Male

  • Hanna Lysen

    Female1882–1940Female

  • Male1884–1969Male

  • Male1887–1948Male

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World Events (8)

1897

Age 13

World exposition held in Stockholm. First Swedish car built.
1901

Age 17

First Nobel Prize awarded.
1909 · Swedish General Strike

Age 25

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

Norwegian: habitational name from farmsteads in southwestern Norway named Ljøsne, from Old Norse Ljósnar, plural of ljósn, related to ljóss ‘light’. The name may denote a forest clearing or glade.

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

Sources (1)

  • Georg Amandus in household of Jöns Olofsson Lysén, "Sweden, Household Examination Books, 1880-1930"

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