Jonsson & Kafle families
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Erland, Born in
Sven Svenson, Lived in Norway 1080 Married Ragna, daughter of Orm Ericson and Princess Ingeborg.
Orm Svenson, Married Queen Ragnhild, Widow of King Magnus Hakanson
Erling Ormson Skacke, Died 1179 at the battle of Trondhjem, Married daughter of Sigurd Jordsalafarare. Translated Sigurd World Traveler.
Magnus V Erlingson Born 1156 Died 1184
Erling Manson stenvagg, died 1207.
Sigurd Ribbing, Died 1225.
Sigvid Ribbing the Long, Died 1290.
Sigvid Ribbing, 1345
Arvid Ribbing, 1390 Married Ingeborg Magnusdotter of the old Sture Family.
Peter Ribbing , Senator
Sven Ribbing, Died 1577 Married Anna Gylta
Metta Ribbing, Married 1577 to Erland Larson Kafle. He was the owner of Hallarne, Sjotorp and Lindingsnas.
Matts Kafle, Died 1836 Married to Carin Soop.
Erland Kafle, Died 1658 Owner of Sjotorp and Russelbacka.
Erland Kafle, Died 1729 Owner of Nattholma.
Eric Kafle, Died 1749 Swedish Army, Married to Ralamb.
Erland David Kafle, Died 1787
Samuel Kafle, Died 1764 Second Lt. Army, Married Svinhuvud, Married only 14 days, strained himself lifting a stone and died. Buried in Steneby Chapel.
Johan Samuel Kafle, Died 1836 Cavalry officer, Married von Wockler.
Johanna Matilda Kafle, Born 1817 Married Gustaf Jonsson, Founder of the Bank of Varmland.
Axel Jonsson, Born
Folke Jonsson, Borrn
Claes H. Jonsson, Born
Richard Calvit Jonsson, Born
The oldest Jonsson we have on record is Gustaf Jonsson, He was born 1808, and he married Mathilda Kafle, the last of the family Kafle, The Kafle coat of arms came from her family., and when the name died out, our family was granted the use of the coat of Arms. Gustaf Jonsson was a businessman in Venersborg Sweden, and he was the founder of the Bank of Varmland. Gustaf and Mathilda had one son, Axel Jonsson (My Grandfather) . Axel was born in 1844 and died in 1931. He was a businessman in Gothenburgh under the name of Jonsson&Sternhagen and co. He married Ragnhild Lundgren (see Lundgreen family), They had five children.
Ruth, Rolph, Folke, Axel, Frej.
Ruth Jonsson , Born September
Rolph Jonsson was born December 1 1883, Married Annie Payne
from England, Annie was born
Folke Jonsson was Born on May 19 1886 in Gothenburgh, he was my father. He started in business as a partner in his
fathers business Jonsson & Sternhagen, and later took over the company and had it
until he retired. He was Consul General for
Anita, Born September 3 1910, Married Sven Hansson, they had seven children; Peter, Carita, Kenneth, Marion, Stella, Christel and Camilla.
Mary, Born May 5 1913, Married Gunnar Laurenius, they had two children; Jan and Eva.
Sonja, Born May 20 1915, Married Hans Lund , they had two children; Peter and Stina. Second marriage to Lennart Hernod, they had two children; Torsten and Charlotte.
Sigrid, Born Jan 8 1917, Married Charles Cook Howell, they had four children; Charles, Sonja, Una and Moffit.
Bo Erling, Born May 15 1918 Died January 25 l963, they had two children; Sven Erling and Bo Christian.
Born January 18 1920, Married Arne Sodergreen, they had four children; Anne, Leif, Pia and
Folke, Born September 19 1922, Married Anne Irving, they had two children; Olga and Caroline.
Claes Herbert, Born Jan 6 1930, Married Judith Louise Calvit, they had four children; Marsha, Catherine, Anita and Richard.
Axel Jonsson, Born
Frej Jonsson, Born Aug 22 1893, Married Inger Smedmark, they had two children;Sure and Leif.
Olga Jonsson Folke and Olga Jonsson on their Wedding Day