Karl Ivar Sigvard Johansson (Johanson)

1909–1972 (Age 63)
Bromma, Stockholm, Sweden

The Life of Karl Ivar Sigvard

When Karl Ivar Sigvard Johansson (Johanson) was born on 8 March 1909, in Bromma, Stockholm, Sweden, his father, Karl Ivar Johansson Sundaeus, was 20 and his mother, Johanna Kristina Charlotta Liedstrom, was 19. He married Fannie (Fanny) Helena Lindgren on 5 October 1935, in Eskilstuna, Södermanland, Sweden. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 1 daughter. He lived in Botkyrka, Stockholm, Sweden in 1909. He died on 20 March 1972, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States, at the age of 63, and was buried in Redwood Memorial Estates, West Jordan, Salt Lake, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Karl Ivar Sigvard Johansson (Johanson)
Fannie (Fanny) Helena Lindgren
Marriage: 5 October 1935
Carl Ivar Sundeaus
Sigvard Benno Johanson
Kerstin Helena Johanson
Ronie Per Johanson
Brent Ivar Johanson

Spouse & Children

5 October 1935
Eskilstuna, Södermanland, Sweden


  • Male1936–1998Male

  • Sigvard Benno Johanson


  • Female1944–2014Female

  • Ronie Per Johanson


  • Brent Ivar Johanson


Parents & Siblings



World Events (8)

1910 · The BSA is Made

Age 1

Being modeled after the Boy Scout Association in England, The Boy Scouts of America is a program for young teens to learn traits, life and social skills, and many other things to remind the public about the general act of service and kindness to others.
1910 · The Denver and Rio Grande Western Depot

Age 1

The Denver and Rio Grande Western Depot, the Rio Grande Depot, is a former train station on the western edge of downtown Salt Lake City. The depot was constructed by the Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad to surpass the nearby Salt Lake City Union Pacific Depot and was the main jewel of the Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad. The depot included a barber shop, a telegraph office a gift shop, a restaurant, a men's smoking room and a women's lounge. The depot opened Salt Lake City to a new influx of immigrants, and was also a central point in shipping soldiers off to war in both World War I and World War II. The depot was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1975. After the State of Utah purchased the depot in 1977, the building was converted to house the Utah State Historical Society and its research center, the Utah Department of Heritage & Arts, as well as the Rio Gallery.

Age 18

Charles Lindbergh makes the first solo nonstop transatlantic flight in his plane The Spirit of St. Louis.

Name Meaning

Swedish: patronymic from the personal name Johan, Scandinavian form of John .

Possible Related Names

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

Story Highlight

The Salt Lake Tribune Tuesday, March 21, 1972 page 26 - SIGVARD JOHANSON

Sigvard Johanson, 63, 825 Roosevelt, died March 20, 1972, in a local hospital of natural causes. Born March 8, 1909, Stockholm, Sweden, to Carl Ivar Johansson and Johanna Kristina Sundeaus. Married F …

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Sources (3)

  • Sigvard Karl Ivar Johanson, "New York, New York Passenger and Crew Lists, 1909, 1925-1957"
  • Karl Ivar Sigvard in household of Johanna Christina Lindström, "Sweden, Household Examination Books, 1880-1930"
  • Karl Ivar Sigvard in household of Karl Ivar Johansson, "Sweden, Household Examination Books, 1880-1930"

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