Bo Stenson Sture, Regent Sweden 1434
Martha Bosdotter, Married Peter Ribbing (See Jonsson Kafle line)
Nils Boson Sture, Senator
Svante Sture, Regent Sweden Died 1512
Sten Sture the younger , Died 1520 Married Kristina Gyllenstjerna.
Svante Sture, Married Martha Ivarsdotter Died 1567
Sten Sture, Died in the battler
Nils Sture, Died 1567
The Sture family were high up in the government of
When the old King Gusav Vasa died in the year 1560, his son Eric the XIV became King. At that time there were Many of the Sture Family serving the King. At first the King did good, but in the year 1567 he took sick and his mind went bad. Among many things he did was to imprison three of the Sture family members among with some of the other advisers. One day he became insane and darted into the prison and stuck a knife into the chest of Nils Sture, killing him. He then rushed out into the courtyard and screamed “Kill the all”, and the task was carried out by the soldiers. Later the King was found to be insane and was himself put in prison. He died there probably poisoned.