Elof Persson

Male29 November 1881–

Brief Life History of Elof

When Elof Persson was born on 29 November 1881, in Örkened, Kristianstad, Sweden, his father, Pehr Nilsson, was 32 and his mother, Matilda Olofsdotter Stjerna, was 34. He married Augusta Persson on 16 February 1913.

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Elof Persson
Augusta Persson
Marriage: 16 February 1913

Sources (4)

  • ArkivDigital Örkened,Kristianstad,Sweden,ChurchCensusA:23(1877-1890)Image 159 page 171
  • Elof in household of Per Nilsson, "Sweden, Household Examination Books, 1880-1930"
  • Elof in household of Per Nilsson, "Sweden, Household Examination Books, 1880-1930"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    16 February 1913
  • Parents and Siblings

    Siblings (6)

    +1 More Child

    World Events (8)

    1884 · Fredrika Bremer Association is Founded

    Age 3

    Fredrika Bremer Association was founded in 1884 and is Sweden's oldest women's rights organization.


    Age 16

    World exposition held in Stockholm. First Swedish car built.


    Age 31

    Stockholm, Sweden hosts Summer Olympic Games.

    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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