Svante Sigurd Svensson

20 July 1894–19 August 1965 (Age 71)
Bräkne-Hoby, Blekinge, Sweden

The Life of Svante Sigurd

When Svante Sigurd Svensson was born on 20 July 1894, in Bräkne-Hoby, Blekinge, Sweden, his father, August Svensson, was 43 and his mother, Sigrid Sissa Jönsdotter, was 39. He died on 19 August 1965, in his hometown, at the age of 71.

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Family Time Line

August Svensson
Sigrid Sissa Jönsdotter
Ellen Johanna Svensson
Martina Helga Svensson
Gustaf Ivar Svensson
Axel Heribert Svensson
Annie Karolina Svensson
Svante Sigurd Svensson

Parents and Siblings



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World Events (7)


Age 3

World exposition held in Stockholm. First Swedish car built.

Age 7

First Nobel Prize awarded.

Age 20

World War I began, Sweden neutral.

Name Meaning

Swedish: patronymic from the personal name Sven, from Old Norse Sveinn, originally a byname meaning ‘boy’, ‘servant’.

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

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  • Legacy NFS Source: Svante Sigurd Svensson - Church record: birth-name: Svante Sigurd Svensson

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