Records of Gustaf Adolf on Ancestry

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Birth, Death and Marriage Records for Gustaf Adolf and the Adolf Family History

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Some Famous People called Gustaf Adolf

Gustaf VI Adolf

Gustaf VI Adolf (Oscar Fredrik Wilhelm Olaf Gustaf Adolf; 11 November 1882 – 15 September 1973) was King of Sweden from 29 October 1950 until his death. The eldest son of Gustaf V and his wife, Victoria of Baden, he had been Crown Prince for the preceding 42 years in the reign of his father. Shortly before his death, he approved the constitutional changes which removed the Swedish monarchy's last nominal political powers. He was a lifelong amateur archeologist particularly interested in Ancient Italian cultures.
Source: Gustaf VI Adolf, Wikipedia, The Free Encyclopedia

Other names that sound a bit like Adolf

Family names can get corrupted over time, particularly where literacy was not as good. The following list contains some names that have similar sounds so you may want to also look at one or two of the more likely possibilites.

Adelberg Adolfsen Adolfson Adolph Adolphine Adolpho Attelberger