Erik Eriksson

1703–
Tierp, Uppsala, Sweden

The Life of Erik

When Erik Eriksson was born about 1703, in Tierp, Uppsala, Sweden, his father, Eric Bengtsson, was 26 and his mother, Mrs. Eric Bengtsson, was 22. He married Britta Larsson on 1 June 1735. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 3 daughters.

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Family Time Line

Erik Eriksson
1703–
Britta Larsson
1707–
Marriage: 1 June 1735
Lars Ersson
1736–1806
Eric Ersson
1738–
Britta Ersson
1741–1741
Brita Eriksson
1741–
Johan Eriksson
1745–
Johan Ersson
1746–1746
Margareta Eriksson
1748–
Erich Eriksson
1751–

Spouse & Children

MARRIAGE
1 June 1735
children

(8)

  • Lars Ersson

    Male1736–1806Male

  • Eric Ersson

    Male1738–Male

  • Britta Ersson

    Female1741–1741Female

  • Brita Eriksson

    Female1741–Female

  • Johan Eriksson

    Male1745–Male

+3 More Children

Parents & Siblings

  • Eric Bengtsson

    Male1677–1760Male

  • Mrs. Eric Bengtsson

    Female1681–1745Female

siblings

(2)

  • Male1703–Male

  • Lisbeth Ersson

    Female1705–Female

World Events (4)

1720

Age 17

Northern War occurred.
1743

Age 40

In Treaty of Abo, Sweden ceded southeast Finland to Russia.
1809

Age 106

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

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)

  • Erich Erson in entry for Johan Eriksson, "Sweden Baptisms, 1611-1920"
  • Erich Erson in entry for Erich Eriksson, "Sweden Baptisms, 1611-1920"
  • Erich Erson in entry for Brita Eriksson, "Sweden Baptisms, 1611-1920"

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