Gustaf Edvard

1878–
Näshulta, Södermanland, Sweden

The Life of Gustaf Edvard

When Gustaf Edvard was born on 12 May 1878, in Näshulta, Södermanland, Sweden, his father, Carl Carlson Julin, was 49 and his mother, Eleonora Ulrica Andersdotter, was 38. He lived in Norrköpings Sankt Olai, Östergötland, Sweden for about 6 years.

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Family Time Line

Carl Carlson Julin
1829–
Eleonora Ulrica Andersdotter
1839–1908
Carl Robert Julin
1867–1867
Gustav Edvard Julin
1868–1928
Elna Eleonora Julin
1868–1960
Carl Hyginus Julin
1873–1928
Karl Otto Julin
1876–1877
Gustaf Edvard
1878–

Parents & Siblings

siblings

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World Events (8)

1884 · Fredrika Bremer Association is Founded

Age 6

Fredrika Bremer Association was founded in 1884 and is Sweden's oldest women's rights organization.
1897

Age 19

World exposition held in Stockholm. First Swedish car built.
1909 · Swedish General Strike

Age 31

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

Most probably from an Old Norse personal name from Gautr ‘Goth’ + stafr ‘staff’. It has been borne by several kings of Sweden, beginning with Gustav Vasa ( ?1496–1560 ), who was elected king in 1523 after freeing Sweden from Danish rule.

Possible Related Names

Dictionary of First Names © Patrick Hanks and Flavia Hodges 1990, 2003, 2006.

Sources (3)

  • Gustav Edvard in household of Karl Julin, "Sweden, Household Examination Books, 1880-1930"
  • Gustav Edvard in household of Carl Julin, "Sweden, Household Examination Books, 1880-1930"
  • Gustaf Edvard in household of Eleon. Ulrika Julin F. Andersson, "Sweden, Household Examination Books, 1880-1930"

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