Klas Arnoldson

Claes Pontus Arnoldson (1844 - 1916)

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Claes Pontus (Klas) Arnoldson
Born in Göteborg och Bohus, Sverigemap
Son of [father unknown] and [mother unknown]
[sibling(s) unknown]
Husband of — married 15 May 1869 [location unknown]
Husband of — married 4 May 1903 (to 5 Mar 1913) [location unknown]
Died in Stockholm, Sverigemap
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1844 oct 24 born in Gothenburg[1][2][3][4]. Father "logevaktmästaren" Olof Andersson and mother Inga Charlotta Hagbom 41 year.

Picture from Arkiv Digital of Göteborgs Domkyrkoförsamling C:7 (1837-1844) Image 312 / page 615 (AID: v33996.b312.s615, NAD: SE/GLA/13180)
Picture from Arkiv Digital of Göteborgs Domkyrkoförsamling C:7 (1837-1844)
Birth record Claes Pontus[1]

1869 Married Eva Bernhardina Wahlgren

1880 working at the railway living in Tumba with the family[2]

'1892 Moved to Sundsvall

1894 Returned to Stockholm, Katarina

1900 Resident in Stockholm Häckelfjäll N:o 3 4 5 6[5]

1903 May Married Edit Viktoria Blomsköld

1903 Oct Moved to Denmark

1904 April 10 Daughter born [6]

1908 Received the Nobel Peace Prize as a reward for efforts in connection with the conflict over the union, and a step towards the reconciliation of the two independent states[7][3]

1909 Lived in Vienna, Austria [8]

1913 Divorced

1914 Remarried to Edit Viktoria Blomsköld

1916 Feb 20 passed away in Stockholm[9][3]. Burried on Norra Begravningsplatsen[10]

K.P. Arnoldoson's grave in Norra begravningsplatsen, Solna
Kvarter 21C, gravnummer 1054

Research Notes

Second marriage 1903-1913 and third marriage 1914-1916 were both with Edit Viktoria Blomsköld.


  1. 1.0 1.1 Göteborgs Domkyrkoförsamling C:7 (1837-1844) Image 312 / page 615 (AID: v33996.b312.s615, NAD: SE/GLA/13180)
  2. 2.0 2.1 SVAR
    Census 1880
    Name Arnoldsson, Klas Pontus
    Home parish Botkyrka
    Place of residence Tumba Jernvägsstation
    Deanery Södertörns
    County Stockholm
    Birth year 1844
    Birth parish Göteborg Göteborgs och Bohus län
    Occupation Stationsinspektor
    Marital status Gift
    Gender Man
    Family status code Far/man
    Family no 1
    Page 12
    Row 27
    Created by Riksarkivet SVAR-Svensk arkivinformation
    About the household
    Persons in the household
    Fam. no 1
    Arnoldsson, Klas Pontus, b. 1844 in Göteborg Göteborgs och Bohus län, Stationsinspektor
    Wahlgren, Eva Bernhardina, b. 1842 in Södertälje Stockholms län
    Eva Hermione, b. 1870 in Göteborg Göteborgs och Bohus län
    Platon Thorild Washington, b. 1871 in Göteborg Göteborgs och Bohus län
    Helena, b. 1872 in Lerum Älvsborgs län
    Heloise, b. 1873 in Lerum Älvsborgs län
    Thora Ingeborg, b. 1874 in Älgarås Skaraborgs län
    Selma Margareta, b. 1876 in Botkyrka Stockholms län
    Anna, b. 1880 in Botkyrka Stockholms län
  3. 3.0 3.1 3.2 WikiData: Q192618 Wikidata Information Reasonator svwiki Ancestors (about wikidata)
  4. Klas Pontus Arnoldson, Svenskt Biografiskt Lexikon #18827 (art av A. B. Carlsson.), hämtad 2016-08-09.
  5. SVAR Census 1900
  6. "Sweden Baptisms, 1611-1920," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:F2X4-V22 : 9 March 2018), Klas Pontus Arnoldsson in entry for Arnoldsson, 10 Apr 1904; citing Malmöhus, Sweden, reference ; FHL microfilm 1,644,717.
  7. www.nobelprize.org Arnoldson
  8. "Österreich, Niederösterreich, Wiener Meldezettel 1850-1896," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:KMHB-H4B : 8 November 2017), Klas Pontus Arnoldson, 1909; citing 1909, Wien, Niederösterreich, Österreich, II, Wiener Stadt- und Landesarchiv (Municipal and Provincial Archives), Vienna.
  9. Karl Pontus Arnoldson on Find A Grave: Memorial #8892 retrieved ~~~~
  10. Kvarter 21C, gravnummer 1054
  • Residence 1892-1894, Sundsvall: "Sweden, Household Examination Books, 1880-1930," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:QG5Y-R8T9 : 2 August 2018), Klas Pontus Arnoldson, 1892 - 1911; from "Sweden Household Examination Books, 1860-1920," database and images, MyHeritage (https://www.myheritage.com : n.d.); citing 1892 - 1911, 108376381, Gustav Adolf AIIa1, various Lutheran parishes, Sweden.
  • SVAR Letters available
  • ISNI containes a list of work he has created

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