Erik Eriksson

1685–1753
Södermanland, Sweden

The Life of Erik

When Erik Eriksson was born about 1685, in Södermanland, Sweden, his father, Erik Jönsson, was 25 and his mother, Karin Larsdotter, was 25. He married Karin Gabrielsdotter on 28 December 1713, in Sköldinge, Södermanland, Sweden. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter. He died before 1753, in his hometown, at the age of 67.

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Family Time Line

Erik Eriksson
1685–1753
Karin Gabrielsdotter
1690–
Marriage: 28 December 1713
Gabriel Ersson
1716–
Maria Ersdotter
1725–1789

Spouse & Children

MARRIAGE
28 December 1713
Sköldinge, Södermanland, Sweden
children

(2)

Parents & Siblings

siblings

(1)

World Events (4)

1685

Age 0

King Charles II barred Jews from settling in Stockholm.
1698

Age 13

King Charles II invaded Denmark. Forced Danish King to sign Peace of Travendal.
1720

Age 35

Northern War occurred.

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 (2)

  • Household Examination with Erik Eriksson and Carin
  • Birth record of Gabriel Ersson

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