Gustaf Eriksson

1813–
Karlstad, Värmland, Sweden

The Life of Gustaf

When Gustaf Eriksson was born on 4 May 1813, his father, Erik Jonsson, was 51 and his mother, Maria Johansdotter, was 30. He lived in Karlstad, Värmland, Sweden in 1813.

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Family Time Line

Erik Jonsson
1761–1816
Maria Johansdotter
1783–
Johannes Ericsson
1808–
Stina Eriksson
1808–
Anna Lisa Ericsdotter
1809–1811
Anders Erickson
1812–1908
Gustaf Eriksson
1813–
Anna Lisa Ericsdotter
1816–

Parents & Siblings

siblings

(6)

+1 More Child

World Events (8)

1814

Age 1

Denmark ceded Norway to Sweden.
1832

Age 19

Göta Canal opened.
1848 · The March Unrest

Age 35

The March Unrest, or the Marsoroligheterna, was a series of riots in Stockholm in March 1848, due to news of the French Revolution. As a mob gathered and plundered shops on March 19, the militia fired shots and 18 deaths. The army arrived on March 21 for reinforcement and terminated any further rioting.

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 (1)

  • Gustaf Eriksson, "Sweden Baptisms, 1611-1920"

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