of Måns Svensson
Bäckaby Kyrkobok Vol. CI:2 (1715-1736) p.111
|The late Måns Svensson of Bäckaby Storegård, born in Hultsjö parish and Svältestorp by honest and God-fearing parents. By them [he was?] for 30 years.
Married to Ragnil Pehrsdotter for 55 years, had with her 4 children. "Ryttare" (cavalry soldier) for 48(?) years. Lived a God-fearing life. Ill(?) for 11 Weeks(?), died the 22nd(?) April. His age 85 years. [translation by Bo Johansson]
Source: Genline 1077.4.45100; Bäckaby Vol. CI:2 (1715-1736) p.111, 2nd col., last item [FHL INTL Film 135392]