Selma Aurora Bengtsson

26 May 1898–4 December 1951 (Age 53)
Mastholmen, Västra Götaland, Sweden

The Life of Selma Aurora

When Selma Aurora Bengtsson was born on 26 May 1898, in Mastholmen, Västra Götaland, Sweden, her father, Carl Johan Bengtsson, was 30 and her mother, Paulina Andreasdotter, was 34. She lived in Göteborg, Göteborg Lundby, Göteborg och Bohus, Sweden for about 14 years. She died on 4 December 1951, at the age of 53.

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Family Time Line

Carl Johan Bengtsson
1867–1941
Paulina Andreasdotter
1864–1906
Selma Wilhelmina
1893–1895
Oskar Adolf Bengtsson
1895–1957
Karl Verner Bengtsson
1896–1960
Selma Aurora Bengtsson
1898–1951
Anna Helena Bengtsson
1900–1963
Hildur Margareta Bengtsson
1903–1932

Parents and Siblings

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World Events (7)

1901

Age 3

First Nobel Prize awarded.
1905

Age 7

Union of Norway and Sweden dissolved.
1914

Age 16

World War I began, Sweden neutral.

Name Meaning

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

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

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Sources (3)

  • Selma Aurora in household of Carl Johan Bengtsson, "Sweden, Household Examination Books, 1880-1930"
  • Selma Aurora in household of Karl Johan Bengtsson, "Sweden, Household Examination Books, 1880-1930"
  • Selma Aurora in household of Carl Johan Bengtsson, "Sweden, Household Examination Books, 1880-1930"

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