Helena Bengtson

1853–1888 (Age 35)
Verum, Kristianstad, Sweden

The Life of Helena

When Helena Bengtson was born on 25 February 1853, in Verum, Kristianstad, Sweden, her father, Bengt Olsson, was 42 and her mother, Anna Akesdotter, was 38. She had at least 2 daughters. She died on 23 July 1888, at the age of 35.

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Family Time Line

Bengt Olsson
1810–1887
Anna Akesdotter
1815–1882
Ola Bengtsson
1834–1912
Ake Bengtsson
1836–1882
Bengta Bengtson
1839–1864
Karna Bengtson
1843–1882
Pehr Bengtson Harrison
1846–1883
Anna Bengtsdotter
1850–
Helena Bengtson
1853–1888
Anders Bengtsson
1856–
Nils Bengtsson
1861–

Parents & Siblings

siblings

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World Events (2)

1873 · The Swedish Krona Becomes National Currency

Age 20

The Swedish krona replaced the Swedish riksdaler as the national currency in 1873.
1884 · Fredrika Bremer Association is Founded

Age 31

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

Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of Swedish Bengtsson , a patronymic from the personal name Bengt, Swedish form of Benedict .

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • Sweden, Kristianstad Church Records, 1585-1910; index 1646-1860; pal:/MM9.3.1/TH-1-159377-814780-69
  • Sweden, Kristianstad Church Records, 1585-1910; index 1646-1860; pal:/MM9.3.1/TH-1-159377-815053-89
  • Helena Family Parish Record

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