× Home
×

Family Crest and History Search
House of Names
FREE SHIPPING on orders of $85 or more
An excerpt from www.HouseOfNames.com archives copyright 2000 - 2016


Swensson Early Origins




Close

The Great Migration


Expand

The Great Migration



Some of the first settlers of this family name were:

Swensson Settlers in United States in the 17th Century

  • Swen Swensson, who arrived in Delaware in 1643

Swensson Settlers in United States in the 19th Century

  • Swante Jonas Swensson, aged 19, landed in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania in 1846
  • Catharina Christina Swensson, aged 51, arrived in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania in 1846
  • Margareta Sofia Swensson, aged 22, landed in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania in 1846
  • Anders Swensson, aged 21, arrived in Boston, Massachusetts in 1848
  • Swen Peter Swensson, aged 25, landed in Boston, Massachusetts in 1848
  • ... (More are available in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.)

Close

Contemporary Notables of the name Swensson (post 1700)


Expand

Contemporary Notables of the name Swensson (post 1700)



  • Carl Aaron Swensson (1857-1904), American Lutheran minister and founder and President of Bethany College
  • Iwar Samuel "Iffa-Sven" Swensson (1893-1934), Swedish footballer at the 1912 Summer Olympics
  • Egbert Swensson (b. 1956), German silver medalist sailor at the 1980 Summer Olympics
  • Signe Swensson (1888-1974), Norwegian physician and politician

Close

Swensson Family Crest Products


Expand

Swensson Family Crest Products




Close

See Also


Expand

See Also




Close

Citations


Expand

Citations



    Other References

    1. Reaney P.H and R.M. Wilson. A Dictionary of English Surnames. London: Routledge, 1991. Print. (ISBN 0-415-05737-X).
    2. Le Patourel, John. The Norman Empire. New York: Oxford University Press, 1976. Print. (ISBN 0-19-822525-3).
    3. Hanks, Hodges, Mills and Room. The Oxford Names Companion. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2002. Print. (ISBN 0-19-860561-7).
    4. 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.
    5. 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.
    6. Thirsk, Joan. The Agrarian History of England and Wales. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press: 7 Volumes. Print.
    7. Colletta, John P. They Came In Ships. Salt Lake City: Ancestry, 1993. Print.
    8. Markale, J. Celtic Civilization. London: Gordon & Cremonesi, 1976. Print.
    9. Ingram, Rev. James. Translator Anglo-Saxon Chronicle 1823. Print.
    10. 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.
    11. ...

    The Swensson Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Swensson 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 17 January 2014 at 08:40.

    Sign Up

      


    FREE SHIPPING on orders of $85 or more
    House of Names on Facebook
    Follow Houseofnames on Twitter
    Houseofnames on Pinterest