Holjer Andersson

1827–
Kristianopel, Blekinge, Sweden

The Life of Holjer

When Holjer Andersson was born on 16 June 1827, in Kristianopel, Blekinge, Sweden, his father, Anders Jönsson Gröning Näs, was 36 and his mother, Maria Andersdotter, was 37. He married Maria Petersdotter on 31 December 1852. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter. He lived in Torsås, Kalmar, Sweden in 1878.

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Family Time Line

Holjer Andersson
1827–
Maria Petersdotter
1819–1881
Marriage: 31 December 1852
Maria Charlotta Holgersson
1859–

Spouse & Children

  • Male1827–Male

  • Maria Petersdotter

    Female1819–1881Female

MARRIAGE
31 December 1852
children

(1)

  • Maria Charlotta Holgersson

    Female1859–Female

Parents & Siblings

siblings

(10)

+5 More Children

World Events (8)

1832

Age 5

Göta Canal opened.
1848 · The March Unrest

Age 21

The March Unrest, or the Marsoroligheterna, was a series of riots in Stockholm in March 1848, due to news of the French Revolution. As a mob gathered and plundered shops on March 19, the militia fired shots and 18 deaths. The army arrived on March 21 for reinforcement and terminated any further rioting.
1873 · The Swedish Krona Becomes National Currency

Age 46

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

Name Meaning

Swedish: patronymic from the personal name Anders, a vernacular form of Andreas .

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (2)

  • Holjer Andersson, "Sweden, Household Examination Books, 1880-1930"
  • Holjer Andersson, "Sweden Baptisms, 1611-1920"

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