no image

Carl Gustav Boberg (1859 - 1940)

Privacy Level: Open (White)
Carl Gustav Boberg
Born in Mönsterås, Kalmar, Sverigemap
Son of [father unknown] and [mother unknown]
[sibling(s) unknown]
[spouse(s) unknown]
[children unknown]
Died in Kalmar, Sverigemap
Profile last modified 19 Mar 2020 | Created 15 Feb 2019 | Last significant change: 19 Mar 2020
15:26: Marie Ronnegård edited the Biography for Carl Gustav Boberg (1859-1940). (added sources and category) [Thank Marie for this]
This page has been accessed 101 times.

Biografi

Carl Gustav Boberg föddes i Mönsterås, Kalmar den 16 augusti 1859.

Carl skrev diktsdikten "O Store Gud", från vilken den engelska språklymmen "Hur stor är din konst" härstammar.

Carl dog i Kalmar den 7 januari 1940.

Biography

Carl Gustav Boberg was born in Mönsterås, Kalmar on August 16, 1859. He was the son of home owner Nils Peter Jonsson and his wife Hedda Gustafva Petersdotter, both born in Mönsterås in 1820.[1][2]

Carl wrote the poem poem "O Store Gud" from which the English language hymn "How Great Thou Art" is derived.

Carl died in Kalmar on January 7, 1940.

Sources

  1. Carl Gustav Boberg parish birth record 1859: Mönsterås (H) C:8 (1851-1860) Bild 82 / sid 78 (AID: v40527.b82.s78, NAD: SE/VALA/00258) http://www.arkivdigital.se/aid/show/v40527.b82.s78
  2. Nils Peter Jonsson household: Mönsterås (H) AI:10 (1850-1860) Bild 115 / sid 104 (AID: v23532.b115.s104, NAD: SE/VALA/00258) http://www.arkivdigital.se/aid/show/v23532.b115.s104


See also:



More Genealogy Tools



Sponsored Search




Is Carl your ancestor? Please don't go away!
 star icon Login to collaborate or comment, or
 star icon ask our community of genealogists a question.
Sponsored Search by Ancestry.com

DNA
No known carriers of Carl's ancestors' DNA have taken a DNA test.

Have you taken a DNA test? If so, login to add it. If not, see our friends at Ancestry DNA.

Comments

Leave a message for others who see this profile.
There are no comments yet.
Login to post a comment.

B  >  Boberg  >  Carl Gustav Boberg

Categories: Mönsterås (H)