Jan Classon

28 February 1703–7 September 1759 (Age 56)
Fellingsbro, Örebro, Sweden

The Life of Jan

When Jan Classon was born on 28 February 1703, in Fellingsbro, Örebro, Sweden, his father, Claes Jonsson, was 29 and his mother, Ingri Karin Hansdotter, was 26. He married Karin Hansdotter on 29 September 1725, in Fellingsbro, Örebro, Sweden. They were the parents of at least 7 sons and 4 daughters. He died on 7 September 1759, in Fellingsbro, Örebro, Sweden, at the age of 56, and was buried in Fellingsbro, Örebro, Sweden.

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Family Time Line

Jan Classon
1703–1759
Karin Hansdotter
1706–
Marriage: 29 September 1725
Ingrid Jonsdotter
1726–
Hans Jonsson
1728–
Jon Jonsson
1731–1731
Maria Jonsdotter
1732–
Jon Jonsson
1735–1738
Eric Jonsson
1738–
Jan Jansson Aspman
1740–1789
Karin Jonsdotter
1742–1742
Clas Jonsson
1743–1743
Karen Jonsdotter
1744–
Lars Jonsson
1747–1801

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
29 September 1725
Fellingsbro, Örebro, Sweden
children

(11)

+6 More Children

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(3)

    Maria Claesdotter

    Female1694–Female

    Male1699–Male

    Male1703–1759Male

World Events (2)

1720

Age 17

Northern War occurred.
1743

Age 40

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

Name Meaning

Swedish: patronymic from the personal name Claes, Swedish form of Claus .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Johan Classon in entry for Karen, "Sweden, Örebro Church Records, 1613-1918; index 1635-1860"
  • Johan Classon in entry for Karen, "Sweden, Örebro Church Records, 1613-1918; index 1635-1860"
  • Jan Claesson in entry for Lars, "Sweden, Örebro Church Records, 1613-1918; index 1635-1860"

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