Catharina Ersdotter

1806–1889 (Age 82)
Ytterån, Jämtland, Sweden

The Life of Catharina

When Catharina Ersdotter was born on 16 August 1806, in Ytterån, Jämtland, Sweden, her father, Eric Jonsson, was 49 and her mother, Karin Ericsdotter, was 27. She married Olof Nilsson on 14 November 1830, in Aspås, Jämtland, Sweden. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 4 daughters. She lived in Storgården, Aspås, Jämtland, Sweden in 1827 and Aspås, Jämtland, Sweden in 1833. She died on 28 April 1889, at the age of 82, and was buried in Richfield, Sevier, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Catharina Ersdotter
1806–1889
Olof Nilsson
1804–1850
Marriage: 14 November 1830
Nils Olofson
1831–
Erik Olofson
1832–
Karin Olofsdotter
1835–
Olof Olofson Asplund
1837–1899
Agnes Olofsson
1839–1908
Christena Olofsson Nilsson
1843–1906
Ingeborg Olofsdotter
1845–1862
Peter Olofson Sundwall
1848–1925

Spouse & Children

MARRIAGE
14 November 1830
Aspås, Jämtland, Sweden
children

(8)

  • Male1831–Male

  • Erik Olofson

    Male1832–Male

  • Karin Olofsdotter

    Female1835–Female

  • Male1837–1899Male

  • Agnes Olofsson

    Female1839–1908Female

+3 More Children

Parents & Siblings

siblings

(2)

World Events (8)

1808

Age 2

Atlantic slave trade abolished.
1809

Age 3

Sweden declared independence. Constitutional monarchy established. Russia took Aland Island group from Sweden.
1830 · The Second Great Awakening

Age 24

Being a second spiritual and religious awakening, like the First Great Awakening, many Churches began to spring up from other denominations. Many people began to rapidly join the Baptist and Methodist congregations. Many converts to these religions believed that the Awakening was the precursor of a new millennial age.

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Sources (3)

  • Catherine Erickson in entry for Peter Sundwall, "Utah Death Certificates, 1904-1964"
  • Catherine in entry for Christena Olson, "Utah Death Certificates, 1904-1956"
  • Sweden, Jämtland Church Records, 1582-1928; index 1642-1860; https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:S3HT-DTP3-5LV?cc=1978136&wc=MCX8-2M3%3A259423901%2C259507301%2C259948701

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