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  • Björn "den gamle" Eriksson, King of Sweden (c.867 - c.950)
    Björn was the father of Olof (II) Björnsson and Eric the Victorious, according to Hervarar saga. He was the grand-father of Styrbjörn Starke. According to Hervarar Saga he was the son of an Erik who ...
  • Eric "läspe och halte" av Sverige (1216 - 1252)
    Erik Eriksson, senare även kallad Erik läspe och halte (efter beskrivning i Erikskrönikan), född 1216, död 2 februari 1250, var svensk kung som omyndig 1222-1229, och sedan en andra period från 1234 fr...
  • Gustav I Vasa, Kung av Sverige (1496 - 1560)
    Links: The Peerage Geneall Find a Grave History short In swedish King of Sweden: Reign 6 June 1523 – 29 September 1560 (37 years, 115 days) Coronation 12 January 1528 Predecessor: Chr...
  • Knut Ericsson, King of Sweden (1145 - 1196)
    Knut Eriksson, död 1196, kung av Sverige ca 1167-1195, son till Erik den helige och drottning Kristina. Då fadern dräptes, flydde Knut troligen ur riket. Han återkom omkring 1167, dödade Karl Sverker...
  • Leif "The Lucky" Eriksson (968 - 1020)
    Leif Ericson (Old Norse: Leifr Eiríksson)[1] (c. 970 – c. 1020) was a Norse[2] explorer who is regarded as the first European to land in North America (excluding Greenland), nearly 500 years before C...

About the Eriksson surname

This last name was originally a typical Scandinavian Patronymic: http://wiki.geni.com/index.php/Patronymics It was only introduced as a last name or family name around 1850-1900.