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Multiple Origins for the Surname Jonsson



Jonsson Early Origins




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The Great Migration


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The Great Migration



Some of the first settlers of this family name were:

Jonsson Settlers in United States in the 17th Century

  • Pal Jonsson, who arrived in Delaware in 1641
  • Thomas Jonsson, who landed in Delaware in 1693
  • Jon Jonsson, who landed in Delaware in 1693
  • Mans Jonsson, who landed in Pennsylvania in 1693
  • Nils Jonsson, who arrived in Delaware in 1693
  • ... (More are available in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.)

Jonsson Settlers in United States in the 19th Century

  • Peter Jonsson, aged 33, arrived in America in 1821
  • Sven Jonsson, aged 27, arrived in New York in 1844
  • Johanna Jonsson, aged 12, landed in New York in 1844
  • Jons Magnus Jonsson, aged 32, landed in Boston, Massachusetts in 1848
  • Gustaf Jonsson, aged 36, arrived in Boston, Massachusetts in 1848
  • ... (More are available in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.)

Jonsson Settlers in United States in the 20th Century

  • Lars Jonsson, who landed in Mississippi in 1902

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Contemporary Notables of the name Jonsson (post 1700)


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Contemporary Notables of the name Jonsson (post 1700)



  • John Erik Jonsson (1901-1995), American politician, Mayor of Dallas, Texas, 1964-71
  • Gustaf Adolf Jonsson (1879-1949), Swedish winner of a gold, sliver, and bronze Olympic medals for shooting at 1908, 1912, and 1920 games
  • Grímur Jónsson (1752-1829), Icelandic scholar

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Jonsson Historic Events


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Jonsson Historic Events




RMS Titanic

  • Mr. Carl Jonsson, aged 32, Swedish Third Class passenger from Kalfsnäs, Smĺland who sailed aboard the RMS Titanic and survived in the sinking in life boat 15

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Jonsson Family Crest Products


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See Also


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Citations


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Citations



    Other References

    1. Shirley, Evelyn Philip. Noble and Gentle Men of England Or Notes Touching The Arms and Descendants of the Ancient Knightley and Gentle Houses of England Arranged in their Respective Counties 3rd Edition. Westminster: John Bowyer Nichols and Sons, 1866. Print.
    2. Markale, J. Celtic Civilization. London: Gordon & Cremonesi, 1976. Print.
    3. Burke, Sir Bernard. General Armory Of England, Scotland, Ireland and Wales. Ramsbury: Heraldry Today. Print.
    4. Ingram, Rev. James. Translator Anglo-Saxon Chronicle 1823. Print.
    5. Burke, Sir Bernard. Burke's Genealogical and Heraldic History of the Landed Gentry: Including American Families with British Ancestry. (2 Volumes). London: Burke Publishing, 1939. Print.
    6. Papworth, J.W and A.W Morant. Ordinary of British Armorials. London: T.Richards, 1874. Print.
    7. Innes, Thomas and Learney. The Tartans of the Clans and Families of Scotland 1st Edition. Edinburgh: W & A. K. Johnston Limited, 1938. Print.
    8. Thirsk, Joan. The Agrarian History of England and Wales. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press: 7 Volumes. Print.
    9. Shaw, William A. Knights of England A Complete Record from the Earliest Time to the Present Day of the Knights of all the Orders of Chivalry in England, Scotland, Ireland and Knights Bachelors 2 Volumes. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing. Print. (ISBN 080630443X).
    10. Chadwick, Nora Kershaw and J.X.W.P Corcoran. The Celts. London: Penguin, 1790. Print. (ISBN 0140212116).
    11. ...

    The Jonsson Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Jonsson Family Crest was drawn according to heraldic standards based on published blazons. We generally include the oldest published family crest once associated with each surname.

    This page was last modified on 9 January 2017 at 09:15.

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