Anders Bengtsson

1856–
Verum, Kristianstad, Sweden

The Life of Anders

When Anders Bengtsson was born on 2 December 1856, in Verum, Kristianstad, Sweden, his father, Bengt Olsson, was 46 and his mother, Anna Akesdotter, was 41. He married Karolina Wilhelmina Westholm on 29 December 1889. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 2 daughters.

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Family Time Line

Anders Bengtsson
1856–
Karolina Wilhelmina Westholm
1859–
Marriage: 29 December 1889
Anders Linus Andersson
1893–
Signe Anna Leving Andersdotter
1896–
Karl Albert Andersson
1897–
Anni Karolina Bellvina Andersdotter
1900–

Spouse & Children

  • Male1856–Male

  • Karolina Wilhelmina Westholm

    Female1859–Female

MARRIAGE
29 December 1889
children

(4)

  • Anders Linus Andersson

    Male1893–Male

  • Signe Anna Leving Andersdotter

    Female1896–Female

  • Karl Albert Andersson

    Male1897–Male

  • Anni Karolina Bellvina Andersdotter

    Female1900–Female

Parents & Siblings

siblings

(9)

+4 More Children

World Events (8)

1873 · The Swedish Krona Becomes National Currency

Age 17

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

Age 28

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

Age 41

World exposition held in Stockholm. First Swedish car built.

Name Meaning

Scandinavian (mostly Swedish): patronymic from the personal name Bengt, Swedish form of Benedict .

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • Anders Bergtsson, "Sweden, Household Examination Books, 1880-1930"
  • Anders Bengtsson, "Sweden, Household Examination Books, 1880-1930"
  • Anders Bengtsson, "Sweden, Household Examination Books, 1880-1930"

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