Karin Jonsdotter (and variations)

I found a Karin Jonsdotter born 1791 (no month and day recorded), in records for 1804-1806, and wanted to trace where she came from and where she later went, to see if she was a clue to another problem I’m trying to solve. (She was on the same page of a record 1804-1805 as someone … Read more

Confusing Anders Eriksson

With patronyms, and a limited number of names, there’s a lot of duplication of names in Scandinavian genealogy. It can be very confusing, especially when records are not found for someone who has a similar history with another. There seem to be two men named Anders Eriksson/Ersson in Karlanda parish, both born 1777. Some trees … Read more

Malin Bryntesdotter

Do I have another situation where someone’s birth date was recorded incorrectly, such that who I have as two different people in the tree are actually the same person? I am researching to find the ancestors of my 5th GGM, who is the first of three Malin Bryntesdotters I’ve shown here with their families as … Read more