Search billions of records on

23 May 1740 death and 28 May 1740 burial of Per Michelsson
Ramkvilla Kyrkobok Vol. C:2 (1708-1753) p.287

The 28th May, Pehr Michaelson of Hustruskog.  Born in Medeltorp 1651, father Michael Andson (Andersson???) and mother Ingeborg(??).  [very difficult sentence] Married to maid Sara Nilsdotter from Stenkulla(?) and Tolg parish, lived with her for 57 years, and had 2(?) daughters who(?) live, and 1 dead.

Always conducted a calm and God-fearing life, and used his means of salvation [he took communion].  Was for a long time ill from old age weakness, but for 6 days completely bed-ridden, from chest disease.  Then took the Lords Sacred Communion the 19th May, and died the 23rd of the same month.  83 years old. (Translation by Bo Johansson)

Source: Genline 1123.15.19900; Ramkvilla Vol. C:2 (1708-1753) p.287 right, 2nd item [FHL INTL Film 135401]