Selma Maria Jonasdotter Perrson

3 May 1866–28 April 1953 (Age 86)
Skälleryd, Kalmar, Sweden

The Life of Selma Maria Jonasdotter

When Selma Maria Jonasdotter Perrson was born on 3 May 1866, in Skälleryd, Kalmar, Sweden, her father, Jonas Peter Pehrsson, was 35 and her mother, Johanna Kristina Karlsdotter, was 32. She married Frans August Jonsson Blomberg on 26 June 1889, in Ålem, Kalmar, Sweden. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 5 daughters. She lived in Margaret Township, Ward, North Dakota, United States in 1930 and Minot, Ward, North Dakota, United States in 1940. She died on 28 April 1953, in Ward, North Dakota, United States, at the age of 86, and was buried in Minot, Ward, North Dakota, United States.

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Frans August Jonsson Blomberg
Selma Maria Jonasdotter Perrson
Marriage: 26 June 1889
Arthur Salem "Tage" Blomberg
William Fransis Cordian Blomberg
Per Ruben Gerhard Blomberg Johnson
Harty Maria Blomberg
Magda Kristina Elise Blomberg
Ruth Selma Blomberg
Kerstin Bertha Ingeborg Johnson
Carl Lage Augustinus Blomberg
Ella Margareta Justina
Bert or Bengt Sture Sander Blomberg

Spouse and Children

26 June 1889
Ålem, Kalmar, Sweden


+5 More Children

Parents and Siblings

    Jonas Peter Pehrsson


    Johanna Kristina Karlsdotter




+1 More Child

World Events (8)

1867 · Sorry Mr. President, You can't do that.

Age 1

This Act was to restrict the power of the President removing certain office holders without approval of the Senate. It denies the President the power to remove any executive officer who had been appointed by the president with the advice and consent of the Senate, unless the Senate approved the removal during the next full session of Congress. The Amendment was later repealed.
1873 · The Swedish Krona Becomes National Currency

Age 7

The Swedish krona replaced the Swedish riksdaler as the national currency in 1873.

Age 23

North Dakota is the 39th state.

Name Meaning

Swedish (Pehrsson): patronymic from the personal name Pär, Pe(h)r ( see Peter ).

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

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Sources (3)

  • Selma Blomberg in household of August Blomberg, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Selma M Blomberg in household of August Blomberg, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Selma Blomberg in household of August Blomberg, "United States Census, 1920"

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