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Maj Erik Johan Örbom, I
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Birth: Jan. 9, 1724, Sweden
Death: 1815, Sweden

Major Erik Johan Örbom I (1724-1815) served in the Jämtland Regiment in Sweden. (b. January 09, 1723/1724; Rödön, Jämtland, Sweden - d. September 29, 1815; Jämtland, Sweden)

He was the son of Captain Anders Örbom I (1675-1740) of the Swedish Empire and Anna Elisabeth Von Rohr (1701-1744).

Captain Anders Örbom II (1720-1783) of the Swedish Empire who was born in Russia, and later married Christina Ruuth. Anders returned home to Sweden in 1721 or 1722 and lived in Brunflo and later Rödön and had the following additional children: Carl Joachim Örbom (1721-1810) Captain of the Swedish Army who married Beata Dorothea Von Saltza (1721-1764); Anna Catharina Örbom (1725-?); Gustaf Örbom I (1728-1730); Charlotta Örbom (1730-?); Gustaf Örbom II (1732-1807) Captain of the Swedish Army who married Sophia Lovisa Winnberg (1744-1807); Christopher Örbom (1735-1828) Captain of the Swedish Army who married E.M. Sundström (1736-?); Sara Elisabeth Örbom (1736-?); and Petrus Örbom (1738-?), Lieutenant of the Swedish Army.

He married Helena Ruuth (1729-1802) on May 22, 1755 at Lit, Jämtland, Sweden. Helena was the daughter of Colonel Gustav Ruuth and Helena van der Hude.

Christina Örbom (1758-1796) who married Lars Johan Feltström (1758-1831); Elisabet Helena Örbom (1761-1837) who married Pehr Gerdlund (1763-1824); Carl Johan Örbom (1765-1836) who married Fredrika Lovisa Hofling (1778-1843); and Johan Christopher Örbom (1768-1822) aka Johan Christopher Ruuth I who married Catharina Maria Martinell (1773-1813), and after her death married Elisabeth Margareta Nordenström (1784-1825).

September 29, 1815 possibly in Jämtland, Sweden.

He was buried in Övergran, Uppsala, Sweden.

Erik Johan Örbom I (1724-1815) was the fifth great-grandfather of Richard Arthur Norton (1958- ).

Researched and written by Richard Arthur Norton (1958- ) for Findagrave starting on November 19, 2005.

Family links: 
  Anders Örbom (1675 - 1740)
  Anna Elisabeth von Rohr Örbom (1701 - 1744)
  Helena Ruuth Örbom (1729 - 1802)
  Johan Christopher Örbom Ruuth (1767 - 1822)*
  Anders Örbom (1720 - 1783)**
  Erik Johan Örbom (1724 - 1815)
  Gustaf Örbom (1733 - 1807)*
*Calculated relationship
Övergrans kyrkogård
Håbo kommun
Uppsala län, Sweden
Created by: Richard Arthur Norton (1...
Record added: Nov 19, 2005
Find A Grave Memorial# 12417953
Maj Erik Johan Örbom, I
Added by: Richard Arthur Norton (1958- )
Maj Erik Johan Örbom, I
Added by: Richard Arthur Norton (1958- )
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