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Multiple Origins for the Surname Persson


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Persson 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:

Persson Settlers in United States in the 17th Century

  • Lucas Persson, who arrived in Delaware in 1644
  • Pafvell Persson, who arrived in Delaware in 1655

Persson Settlers in United States in the 19th Century

  • Anders Peter Persson, aged 22, landed in Boston, Massachusetts in 1848
  • Nils Persson, aged 29, landed in New Orleans, La in 1850
  • Carl Persson, aged 17, landed in Boston, Massachusetts in 1850
  • Gustaf Persson, aged 19, arrived in New Orleans, La in 1850
  • Isaac Persson, aged 26, landed in Boston, Massachusetts in 1850
  • ... (More are available in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.)

Persson Settlers in United States in the 20th Century

  • Per Johan Persson, who landed in Baltimore, Maryland in 1902

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Contemporary Notables of the name Persson (post 1700)


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Contemporary Notables of the name Persson (post 1700)



  • Joakim Persson (b. 1975), former Swedish footballer and coach
  • Jörgen Persson (b. 1966), Swedish sixteen-time gold medalist table tennis player
  • Hans Göran Persson (b. 1949), Swedish politician, Prime Minister of Sweden from 1996 to 2006
  • Karl Gunnar Persson (1943-2016), Scandinavian economic historian
  • Joachim Persson (b. 1983), Danish badminton player, currently the 3rd highest ranked singles player in Denmark

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Persson Historic Events


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Persson Historic Events




RMS Titanic

  • Mr. Ernst Ulrik Persson, aged 25, Swedish Third Class passenger from Stockholm, Uppland who sailed aboard the RMS Titanic and survived in the sinking in life boat 15

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Persson Family Crest Products


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Persson Family Crest Products




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See Also


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Citations


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Citations



    Other References

    1. Magnusson, Magnus. Chambers Biographical Dictionary 5th edition. Edinburgh: W & R Chambers, 1990. Print.
    2. Colletta, John P. They Came In Ships. Salt Lake City: Ancestry, 1993. Print.
    3. Crispin, M. Jackson and Leonce Mary. Falaise Roll Recording Prominent Companions of William Duke of Normandy at the Conquest of England. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing. Print.
    4. Williams, Dr Ann. And G.H. Martin . Domesday Book A Complete Translation. London: Penguin, 1992. Print. (ISBN 0-141-00523-8).
    5. Hanks, Hodges, Mills and Room. The Oxford Names Companion. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2002. Print. (ISBN 0-19-860561-7).
    6. Bede, The Venerable. Historia Ecclesiatica Gentis Anglorum (The Ecclesiastical History Of the English People). Available through Internet Medieval Sourcebook the Fordham University Centre for Medieval Studies. Print.
    7. Marcharn, Frederick George. A Constitutional History of Modern England 1485 to the Present. London: Harper and Brothers, 1960. Print.
    8. Elster, Robert J. International Who's Who. London: Europa/Routledge. Print.
    9. Sanders, Joanne McRee Edition. English Settlers in Barbados 1637-1800. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing. Print.
    10. Thirsk, Joan. The Agrarian History of England and Wales. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press: 7 Volumes. Print.
    11. ...

    The Persson Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Persson 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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