ELIN GUNHILD BACKE

16 March 1905–before 1995 (Age 89)
Kårböle, Gävleborg, Sweden

The Life of ELIN GUNHILD

When ELIN GUNHILD BACKE was born on 16 March 1905, in Kårböle, Gävleborg, Sweden, her father, Fredrik Backe, was 34 and her mother, Maria Liljemark, was 34. She died before 1995, in Östersund, Jämtland, Sweden, at the age of 88.

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Family Time Line

Fredrik Backe
1870–1965
Maria Liljemark
1870–1965
ANNA MATILDA BACKE
1870–1965
HILMA MARIA BACKE
1896–1995
Elin Gunilla Backe
1900–
nils gustaf backe
1902–1985
Nils Gustaf Backe
1902–
ELIN GUNHILD BACKE
1905–1995
PER FREDRIK BACKE
1907–2003

Parents and Siblings

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World Events (8)

1906 · Orthography Reform

Age 1

A Royal decree was issued on April 7, 1906, which introduced a new way of spelling and orthography reform in schools. Many protested the new changes.
1909 · Swedish General Strike

Age 4

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.
1939

Age 34

World War II began. Sweden neutral.

Name Meaning

1 Scandinavian (especially Norwegian): variant spelling of Bakke .2 Frisian: from a pet form of the Germanic personal name Baldo, a short form of the various compound names with the first element bald ‘bold’. See Bald .3 German: nickname from Middle High German backe ‘cheek’, ‘buttock’.

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

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  • Legacy NFS Source: ELIN GUNHILD BACKE - Individual or family possessions: birth-name: ELIN GUNHILD BACKE

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