Gunnar Alarik Johannesson

12 September 1905–24 March 1994 (Age 88)
Ånimskog, Älvsborg, Sweden

The Life of Gunnar Alarik

When Gunnar Alarik Johannesson was born on 12 September 1905, in Ånimskog, Älvsborg, Sweden, his father, Anders Fredrik Johannesson, was 50 and his mother, Maria Fredriksdotter, was 35. He died on 24 March 1994, in Viken, Malmöhus, Sweden, at the age of 88.

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Family Time Line

Anders Fredrik Johannesson
1855–
Maria Fredriksdotter
1870–
Algot Johannesson
1892–
Arvid Johannesson
1893–
Selma Elizabeth Andersdotter
1895–1918
Axel Vigo Anderson
1898–1993
Adolf Anderson
1899–1964
Karl Artur Johannesson
1900–1990
Emma Linnea Andersdotter
1903–1990
Gunnar Alarik Johannesson
1905–1994
Karin Andersdotter
1909–1979

Parents and Siblings

    Anders Fredrik Johannesson

    Male1855–Male

    Maria Fredriksdotter

    Female1870–Female

siblings

(9)

    Algot Johannesson

    Male1892–Male

    Arvid Johannesson

    Male1893–Male

    Selma Elizabeth Andersdotter

    Female1895–1918Female

    Male1898–1993Male

    Male1899–1964Male

+4 More Children

World Events (3)

1906 · Orthography Reform

Age 1

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

Age 4

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.
1912

Age 7

Stockholm, Sweden hosts Summer Olympic Games.

Name Meaning

Danish, Norwegian, and North German: variant of Johansen .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (2)

  • Gunnar Alarik in household of Anders Fredrik Johannesson, "Sweden, Household Examination Books, 1880-1930"
  • Gunnar Alarik, "Sweden Baptisms, 1611-1920"

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