Olof Olsson

3 May 1835–
Berg, Jämtland, Sweden

The Life of Olof

When Olof Olsson was born on 3 May 1835, his father, Olof Eriksson, was 27 and his mother, Anna Larsdotter, was 25.

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Family Time Line

Olof Eriksson
1807–1855
Anna Larsdotter
1810–1898
Eric Olafsson
1832–1900
lars olafsson
1834–1905
Olof Olsson
1835–
Stina Olafsdotter
1837–
Britta "Betsy" Olafsdotter
1840–1911
Olof Olsson
1842–
Johan Olsson
1844–
Lars Olofsson
1847–
Anna Burian Sedivy
1847–1923
Sara Olsson
1850–1878

Parents and Siblings

    Male1807–1855Male

    Anna Larsdotter

    Female1810–1898Female

siblings

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World Events (8)

1848 · The March Unrest

Age 13

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.
1852

Age 17

Anti-Jewish riots broke out in Stockholm.
1873 · The Swedish Krona Becomes National Currency

Age 38

The Swedish krona replaced the Swedish riksdaler as the national currency in 1873.

Name Meaning

1 Swedish: patronymic from the personal name Olaf ( see Olsen ).2 German (Eastphalia): patronymic from a short form of the personal name Ulrich .

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

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