Erik Persson

1879–1961 (Age 82)
Kilen, Leksand, Dalarna, Sweden

The Life of Erik

When Erik Persson was born on 9 May 1879, in Kilen, Leksand, Dalarna, Sweden, his father, Per Ersson Sundström, was 23 and his mother, Carin Andersdotter, was 26. He married Sigrid Vilhelmina Hallsten on 16 December 1911, in Sweden. He lived in Leksand, Kopparberg, Sweden for about 20 years and Nynäshamn, Stockholm, Sweden in 1911. He died on 3 June 1961, in Falun, Dalarna, Sweden, at the age of 82.

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Family Time Line

Erik Persson
1879–1961
Sigrid Vilhelmina Hallsten
1889–1964
Marriage: 16 December 1911

Spouse & Children

MARRIAGE
16 December 1911
Sweden

Parents & Siblings

  • Per Ersson Sundström

    Male1855–Male

  • Female1852–1944Female

siblings

(9)

  • Male1879–1961Male

  • Female1881–1965Female

  • Karin Persdotter

    Female1882–Female

  • Anders Persson

    Male1885–Male

  • Per Persson

    Male1887–Male

+4 More Children

World Events (8)

1884 · Fredrika Bremer Association is Founded

Age 5

Fredrika Bremer Association was founded in 1884 and is Sweden's oldest women's rights organization.
1897

Age 18

World exposition held in Stockholm. First Swedish car built.
1901

Age 22

First Nobel Prize awarded.

Name Meaning

Swedish: patronymic from the personal name Pär, Per ( see Peter ). The name is also found in Germany.

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • Erik Sundström, "Sweden, Household Examination Books, 1880-1930"
  • Erik in household of Per Ersson Sundström, "Sweden, Household Examination Books, 1880-1930"
  • Erik in household of Per Ersson Sundström, "Sweden, Household Examination Books, 1880-1930"

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