Jöns Nilsson

13 April 1873–1954 (Age 80)
Villie, Malmöhus, Sweden

The Life of Jöns

When Jöns Nilsson was born on 13 April 1873, in Villie, Malmöhus, Sweden, his father, Nils Hansson, was 41 and his mother, Karna Månsdotter, was 38. He married Kersti Larsdotter on 27 November 1897. They were the parents of at least 2 sons. He died in 1954, in Trelleborg, Malmöhus, Sweden, at the age of 81.

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Family Time Line

Jöns Nilsson
1873–1954
Kersti Larsdotter
1874–1952
Marriage: 27 November 1897
Nils Nestor Nilsson
1898–1985
John Hilding Nilsson
1902–1990

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
27 November 1897
children

(2)

Parents and Siblings

    Nils Hansson

    Male1831–1924Male

    Karna Månsdotter

    Female1835–1907Female

siblings

(6)

    Hans Nilsson

    Male1858–1859Male

    Female1860–1949Female

    Hans Nilsson

    Male1862–Male

    Anna Johanna Nilsdotter

    Female1865–1929Female

    Anders Nilsson

    Male1869–Male

+1 More Child

World Events (7)

1884 · Fredrika Bremer Association is Founded

Age 11

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

Age 24

World exposition held in Stockholm. First Swedish car built.
1901

Age 28

First Nobel Prize awarded.

Name Meaning

Swedish: patronymic from the personal name Nils, a reduced form of Nikolaus ( see Nicholas ).

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

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Sources (3)

  • Jöns in household of Nils Hansson, "Sweden, Household Examination Books, 1880-1930"
  • Jons Nilsson in entry for John Hilding Nilsson, "Sweden Baptisms, 1611-1920"
  • Household record for Jöns Nilsson family at Trelleborgs landsförsamling at no. 39-40 in 1909

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