Gustaf Eriksson

1863–1938 (Age 75)
Piteå landsförsamling, Norrbotten, Sweden

The Life of Gustaf

When Gustaf Eriksson was born on 17 May 1863, in Piteå landsförsamling, Norrbotten, Sweden, his father, Eric Henricsson Hjälm, was 32 and his mother, Gustava Pehrsdotter Åström, was 35. He married Maria Gustafsson on 26 September 1886, in Piteå landsförsamling, Norrbotten, Sweden. They were the parents of at least 2 sons. He died on 13 July 1938, in Piteå landsförsamling, Norrbotten, Sweden, at the age of 75.

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Family Time Line

Gustaf Eriksson
1863–1938
Maria Gustafsson
1863–1889
Marriage: 26 September 1886
Frans Gustaf Eriksson
1887–1969
Ernst Axel Gustafsson
1889–1970

Spouse & Children

  • Male1863–1938Male

  • Maria Gustafsson

    Female1863–1889Female

MARRIAGE
26 September 1886
Piteå landsförsamling, Norrbotten, Sweden
children

(2)

Parents & Siblings

siblings

(8)

  • Brita Johanna Eriksson

    Female1853–1864Female

  • Mathilda Magdalena Eriksdotter

    Female1854–1890Female

  • Male1856–1935Male

  • Emma Elisabeth Eriksson

    Female1859–1928Female

  • Jonas Petter Eriksson

    Male1861–Male

+3 More Children

World Events (6)

1873 · The Swedish Krona Becomes National Currency

Age 10

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

Age 21

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

Age 34

World exposition held in Stockholm. First Swedish car built.

Name Meaning

Swedish: patronymic from the personal name Erik, Old Norse Eiríkr ( see Erickson ).

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • Gustaf in household of Erik Hjelm, "Sweden, Household Examination Books, 1880-1930"
  • Gustaf Eriksson, "Sweden, Household Examination Books, 1880-1930"
  • Gustaf Eriksson, "Sweden, Household Examination Books, 1880-1930"

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