Jöns Olasson

Male9 February 1787–

Brief Life History of Jöns

When Jöns Olasson was born on 9 February 1787, in Hoka, Asarum, Blekinge, Sweden, his father, Ola Michelsson, was 23 and his mother, Karna Jönsdotter, was 20.

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Family Time Line

Ola Michelsson
1764–1820
Karna Jönsdotter
1766–1840
Jöns Olasson
1787–
Mickel Olasson
1789–1809
Ola Olsson
1791–1793
Inga Olasdotter
1793–1794
Inga Olasdotter
1795–1799
Ola Olasson
1797–1875
Elna Olasdotter
1800–1837
Sven Olsson
1802–1850
Inga Olsdotter
1805–1879
Hanna Olasdotter
1807–1878
Michael Olsson
1810–1810

Sources (2)

  • Jöns, "Sweden Baptisms, 1611-1920"
  • Jons, "Sweden Baptisms, 1611-1920"

Parents and Siblings

Siblings (11)

+6 More Children

World Events (7)

1809

Age 22

Sweden declared independence. Constitutional monarchy established. Russia took Aland Island group from Sweden.

1814

Age 27

Denmark ceded Norway to Sweden.

1832

Age 45

Göta Canal opened.

Name Meaning

Some characteristic forenames: Scandinavian Erik, Nels.

Americanized form of Norwegian and Danish Olafsen or of its very rare Swedish cognate Olafsson.

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

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