Elina Magdalena Degerman

Brief Life History of Elina Magdalena

When Elina Magdalena Degerman was born on 4 January 1905, in Skellefteå, Västerbotten, Sweden, her father, Olof Villehad Degerman, was 40 and her mother, Emelie Alina Bergstrom, was 41. She died on 5 February 1986, in Skellefteå, Västerbotten, Sweden, at the age of 81.

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Elina Magdalena Degerman

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  • Valborg Elvira Magdalena in household of Olof Villehad Degerman, "Sweden, Household Examination Books, 1880-1930"

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World Events (8)

1906 · Orthography Reform

A Royal decree was issued on April 7, 1906, which introduced a new way of spelling and orthography reform in schools. Many protested the new changes.

1909 · Swedish General Strike

The Swedish General Strike of August 4 to September 4, 1909, was joined by over 300,000 people across Sweden. The Swedish General Strike was the first major dispute between the Swedish Trade Union Confederation and the Swedish Employers Association.


World War II began. Sweden neutral.

Name Meaning

Americanized form of North German Determann: elaborated form of Deter .

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

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