Anders Olofsson

1824–1857 (Age 33)
Gällaryd, Jönköping, Sweden

The Life of Anders

When Anders Olofsson was born on 11 September 1824, in Gällaryd, Jönköping, Sweden, his father, Ola Jonsson, was 23 and his mother, Britta Stina Andersdotter, was 18. He married Maja Stina Pehrsdotter on 8 October 1848, in Gällaryd, Jönköping, Sweden. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 2 daughters. He died on 26 September 1857, in Källeryd, Jönköping, Sweden, at the age of 33, and was buried in Källeryd, Jönköping, Sweden.

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Family Time Line

Anders Olofsson
1824–1857
Maja Stina Pehrsdotter
1823–
Marriage: 8 October 1848
Johan Ludvig Andersson
1848–1848
Johan Gustaf Andersson
1850–1850
Jonas Peter Andersson
1851–1905
Johannes Andersson
1852–
Lena Kristina Andersdotter
1855–1890
Johanna Maria Andersdotter
1857–

Spouse & Children

MARRIAGE
8 October 1848
Gällaryd, Jönköping, Sweden
children

(6)

+1 More Child

Parents & Siblings

siblings

(12)

  • Gustaf Olofsson

    Male1822–1872Male

  • Male1824–1857Male

  • Johannes Olofsson

    Male1827–1827Male

  • Johannes Olofsson

    Male1829–1907Male

  • Maja Stina Olofsdotter

    Female1832–1872Female

+7 More Children

World Events (3)

1832

Age 8

Göta Canal opened.
1848 · The March Unrest

Age 24

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 28

Anti-Jewish riots broke out in Stockholm.

Name Meaning

Respelling of Swedish Olofsson, equivalent of Olsen .

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • Anders Olsson in entry for Lisa Maja Andersdotter, "Sweden Baptisms, 1611-1920"
  • Anders Olsson in entry for Sophia Andersdotter, "Sweden Baptisms, 1611-1920"
  • Anders Olsson in entry for Johan Ludvig Andersson, "Sweden Baptisms, 1611-1920"

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