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Johansdotter Genealogy and Johansdotter Family History Information

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  • Cajsa Ingrid Johansdotter (c.1734 - d.)
    At the time of her 1753 marriage she was a maid ( pigan ) at the Gärdserum rectory ( Prästegården ). Her husband was captured by the Prussians in 1759, and deleted from the military rolls in 1764. Mili...
  • (deceased)
    Enl: Lars Wallgrens hemsida: Jönsdotter. --------------- Enl: Rickard Grusell: Vapen, 2 hjorthorn i blått fält, Elgenstjärna B8, s74. Adlig ätt nr 2012 ------------------------ "Från Gamla ...
  • (deceased)
  • Gustava (1854 - 1937)
  • Johansdotter (1797 - d.)

About the Johansdotter surname

Johansdatter / Johansdotter / Johandóttir means the daughter of Johan.

It is not a surname, - it is a patronymic name meaning "daughter of *", and it is very unlikely that people registered with this surname is related and when comparing profiles make sure that the mother and spouses name also match

Variants: Icelandic -dóttir, Swedish and Norwegian -dotter, Danish and Norwegian -datter.

This naming tradition was common in the Nordic counties before 1900 and are still in use in Iceland ("dóttir").