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Botvid Larsson, d ä

Death: December 31, 1550
Bro (C)
Place of Burial: Stockholm
Immediate Family:

Son of Lasse Botvidsson Anckar
Husband of Karin Svensdotter Ancar
Father of Lasse Botvidsson d y; Thorbjörn Bothvidsson; Brita Botvidsdotter Ankar; Carin Bothwidsdotter till Nygård and Margaretha Bothwidsdotter till Aspeberg

Occupation: Lagman i Värmland, Befallningsman .
Managed by: Christer Lyrholm
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About Botvid Larsson, d ä

aka Bothvid Larsson the elder of Agnhammer and Aspeberg; aka Bothvid Skrivare, son of Lars (Lasse) Bothvidsson the elder of Agnhammar, Grums parish, Värmland. He Died on his estate in Bro, buried January 2nd, 1551 in what was formerly known as Gråbrödraklostret, the monastery whose church is now called Riddarholmskyrkan. He became Sheriff over Värmland in 1530, Judge in 1538, and he established Värmlands first land register "Jordeboken 1540 för Värmland". He became Bailiff at Stockholms Royal Palace in 1541. In 1542 during the peasant uprising in Småland known as the Dacke fued, he was a military commander who defended King Gustav Vasa's cause. He was Sheriff over Stockholm's Royal Palace and city from 1543 until his death. In 1541 he received Älvdals County in fief, Fryksdalen district in 1543, and Nordmark District May 16, 1546. In 1544 he was a member of the nobility in Vesterås. He married Karin Kart, who lived as his widow at Agnhammar, Grums, Värmland in 1565, she was the daughter of Sven Kart of Nygard and Åmor and his wife Kjerstin Thorsteinsdottor in Wånga. Bothvid Larsson's widow inherited the estate of her brother Peder Kart who was ennobled by King Gustav Vasa on May 7 1556 and given a coat of arms with an anchor upon the shield. The descendants of Bothvid Larsson and Karin Kart began using the family crest and adopted the surname Anckar, Ancher, and Anker which survives today in Sweden, Norway, and beyond.

Ramsay, Jully: Frälsesläkter i Finland intill stora ofreden. s. 240;

Botvid Larsson till Agnhammar. (Son af Lars Botvidsson, till Agnhammar i Grums socken, Värmland) Befallningsman i Värmland 1530. Underlagman 1538. Befallningsman på Stockholms slott 1543; † 1550, begrafven i Gråbrödraklostret i Stockholm. Gift med Karin Kart. Barn: se Anrep: Anckar, tab. I.

Anrep, Gabriel; Svenska adelns ättar-taflor. s. 52:

Bothwld Larsson, den Äldre, annars Bothwid Skrifvare kallad, till Agn hammar; Befallningsman öfver Wermland 1530; Under-Lagman derst. 1538; Fogde på Stockholms slott 1541 ; Knekte-Höfvidsman emot Nils Dacke 1542; Befallningsman på Stockholms slott och stad 1543; † 31.12.1550 på sin gård i Bro socken och begrafven i Gråbrödraklostret i Stockholm. Gift med Carin Kart, som lefde enka på Agnhammar 1565; dotter af Befallningsmannen öfver Wermland, sedermera Slottslofven på Leckö, Sven Kart till Anior och Nygård med Kjerstin Thorstensdotter i Wånga.