Andersson records on Ancestry

Ancestry is a major source of information if you are filling out your Andersson family tree. Many large databases are available to search covering from births, deaths and marriages, military records, census records and immigration records with many other smaller collections too. Free trials are normally available and are a good way to fill out a lot of your tree quickly.

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Origins and History


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Birth, Death and Marriage Records for the Andersson Family Tree

Birth, Death and Marriage records are often the best method of making the links to the Andersson Genealogy that will form part of your family tree. Although records vary from country to country, they are normally the most formal record of a person's relations. From the sources listed below it will be possible to locate a birth record and, from that record, a birth certificate may be obtainable which is likely to list the names of the parents, therefore taking you back another generation. A marriage certificate may also list the names of the respective fathers of the bride and groom which may then help you to find them earlier in life on a census record enabling you to fill out more detail in the Andersson family tree.

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Some Famous People with the surname of Andersson

Wikipedia G?ran Bror Benny Andersson (born in Stockholm, Sweden on 16 December 1946) is a Swedish musician, composer, a former member of the Swedish musical group ABBA (1972-1982), and co-composer of the musicals "Chess", "Kristina fr?n Duvem?la", and "Mamma Mia!".
Wikipedia Ulf Andersson (born 27 June 1951 in V?ster?s, Sweden) is a leading Swedish chess player.
Wikipedia Patrik "Bj?rred" Jonas Andersson (born August 18 1971 in Borgeby) is a former Swedish footballer.
Wikipedia Leif Erland Andersson (1944?1979) was a Swedish astronomer.
Wikipedia Jonas Andersson (born February 24 1981 in Liding?, Sweden) is a professional ice hockey player.
Wikipedia Jan Andersson (born 17 March 1947 in Helsingborg, Scania) is a Swedish politician and Member of the European Parliament.
Wikipedia Roy Andersson (born 31 March 1943) is a Swedish film director, best known for his films "A Swedish Love Story" and "Songs from the Second Floor.
Wikipedia Janina Maria Andersson (born February 28, 1971) is a Finnish politician and member of Finnish Parliament, representing the Green League.
Wikipedia Bengt Evert Andersson (born 11 August 1966 in Kungsbacka) is a Swedish football goalkeeper.
Wikipedia Charles John (Karl Johan) Andersson (March 4 1827, in V?rmland, Sweden ? July 91867 in Angola) was a Swedish explorer, hunter and trader as well as an amateur naturalist and ornithologist.
Wikipedia Birgitta "Bibi" Andersson (born 11 November 1935) is a Swedish actress.
Wikipedia Harriet Andersson (born 14 January 1932, Stockholm) is a Swedish actress, best known outside Sweden for being part of one of director Ingmar Bergman's stock company.
Wikipedia Anders Andersson (born March 15, 1974 in Tomelilla) is a former Swedish football forward.
Wikipedia Agneta Monica Andersson (born April 25 1961 in Karlskoga, ?rebro County) is a Swedish sprint canoer who competed from the early 1980s to the late 1990s.
Wikipedia Andreas Andersson (born 10 April 1974 in Stockholm) is a Swedish former footballer.
Wikipedia Karin Elisabeth Dreijer Andersson (born 7 April 1975) is the lead vocalist of electronic music duo The Knife, formed with her brother Olof Dreijer.
Wikipedia Daniel "Dan" Andersson, born 6 April 1888 in Skattl?sberg, Grang?rde parish (in present-day Ludvika Municipality), Dalarna, died 16 September 1920 in Stockholm, was a Swedish author and poet.
Wikipedia Daniel Andersson, (born 18 December 1972 in Bjuv) is a Swedish association football goalkeeper, who plays for Allsvenskan club Helsingborgs IF.
Wikipedia Mikael Andersson (born May 10, 1966 in Malm?, Sweden) is a retired Swedish professional ice hockey forward who played 15 seasons in the National Hockey League for the Buffalo Sabres, Hartford Whalers, Tampa Bay Lightning, New York Islanders and Philadelphia Flyers.
Wikipedia Kent Andersson (2 December 1933 in Gothenburg, V?stra G?talands l?n, Sweden ? 3 November 2005 in Gothenburg), was a Swedish actor, theatre director and playwright.
Wikipedia Kent Andersson (born August 1, 1942 in Gothenburg, Sweden, died in Landvetter August 29, 2006) was a Grand Prix motorcyclist.
Wikipedia Tomas Andersson is a Swedish DJ.
Wikipedia Maria Eufrosyne Andersson (December 24, 1828?, Vyborg ? August 24, 1946, Helsinki) is possibly the longest-lived Finn ever, dying at the claimed age of 117 years and 243 days, although her exact date of birth cannot be completely proven (yet), because many of the documents located in her birth town were destroyed during the Second World War.
Wikipedia Erik Andersson (born April 21 1971 in Stockholm, Sweden) is a Swedish architect, experimental filmmaker, and was 2002 Head of Product Design at Beckmans College of Design,Stockholm, Sweden.
Wikipedia Per-Gunnar "Peggen" Andersson (born 15 August 1957) is a race car driver from Falkenberg, Sweden.
Wikipedia Gerd Andersson (11 June, 1932 ?) is a Swedish film actor.
Wikipedia Bo Andersson is currently the Group Vice President of Global Purchasing and Supply Chain at General Motors, and resides in Bloomfield Hills, Michigan.
Wikipedia Theresa Andersson (born 1972, Gotland, Sweden) is a singer-songwriter and multi-instrumentalist.
Wikipedia Erik Andersson (born August 19, 1971 in Stockholm, Sweden) is a retired professional ice hockey player who played 12 games in the National Hockey League with the Calgary Flames.
Wikipedia Arne Joakim Andersson (born September 9, 1971 in J?nk?ping) is a retired diver from Sweden.
Wikipedia Birgitta Andersson, (born April 20, 1933 in Mariestad) is a Swedish actress and comedian.

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