Ulf Ekberg

by Manila on March 14, 2016

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Birth Name: Ulf Gunnar Ekberg

Place of Birth: Gothenburg, Sweden

Date of Birth: 6 December, 1970

Ethnicity: Swedish

Ulf Ekberg is a Swedish musician. He is known as a member of the Swedish pop group Ace of Base. Other members of the band are/were Jonas Berggren, Linn Berggren, Clara Mae, and Jenny Petrén.

Ulf is the son of Monika Maria Elisabet (Bengtsson) and Mats Gunnar Ekberg. He has three children with his partner, Celile Johanna Aybar.

Ulf’s patrilineal ancestry can be traced back to his third great-grandfather, Andreas Ekberg (4 April 1796, Bollebygd, Västra Götaland – 4 February 1865, Bollebygd).

Ulf’s paternal grandfather was Axel Gunnar Eugen Ekberg (the son of Axel Johansson Ekberg and Amanda Hygrenia Nordström). Ulf’s great-grandfather Axel was the son of Johannes Andersson Ekberg and Anna Maria Eriksdotter. Amanda was the daughter of Anders Johansson Nordström and Brita Maria Johansdotter.

Ulf’s paternal grandmother was Elvi Britta Maria Hellqvist (the daughter of John Theodor Hellqvist and Maria Christina Gustafsdotter Nyberg). Johan was the son of Per Johan Hellqvist and Augusta Matilda Wester. Ulf’s great-grandmother Maria Christina was the daughter of Gustaf Nilsson Nyberg and Anna Britta Andersdotter Nyberg.

Ulf’s maternal grandfather was Bengt Adolf Bengtsson (the son of Gustaf Adolf Bengtsson and Amanda, later Anna, Elisabeth Brolin). Gustaf was the son of Johan August Bengtsson and Maria Christina Strömberg. Ulf’s great-grandmother Anna was the daughter of Jonas Brolin and Anna Brita Nordin.

Ulf’s maternal grandmother was Inga Maria Elisabet Linder (the daughter of Arvid Gerhard Linder and Mary Paulina Jönsson). Arvid was the son of Anders Johan Linder and Augusta Wilhelmina Eriksson. Mary was the daughter of Jöns Peter Jönsson and Maria Pålsson.

Ulf’s matrilinal ancestry can be traced back to his third great-grandmother, Cecilia Rosenqvist (13 February 1822, Hässlunda, Skåne – 17 July 1883, Landskrona, Skåne).

Sources: Birth record of Ulf’s father – https://search.ancestry.com

Birth record of Ulf’s paternal grandfather, Axel Gunnar Eugen Ekberg – https://search.ancestry.com

Birth record of Ulf’s paternal great-grandfather, Axel Johansson Ekberg – https://search.ancestry.com

Birth record of Ulf’s paternal great-grandmother, Amanda Hygrenia Nordstrom – https://search.ancestry.com

Birth record of Ulf’s paternal grandmother, Elvi Britta Maria Hellqvist – https://search.ancestry.com

Birth record of Ulf’s paternal great-grandfather, John Theodor Hellqvist – https://search.ancestry.com

Household examination record of Ulf’s paternal great-grandmother, Maria Christina Gustafsdotter Nyberg – https://www.familysearch.org

Birth record of Ulf’s mother – https://search.ancestry.com

Birth record of Ulf’s maternal grandfather, Bengt Adolf Bengtsson – https://search.ancestry.com

Birth record of Ulf’s maternal great-grandmother, Amanda Elisabeth Brolin – https://search.ancestry.com

Baptismal record of Ulf’s maternal grandmother, Inga Maria Elisabet Linder – https://sok.riksarkivet.se

Birth record of Ulf’s maternal great-grandfather, Arvid Gerhard Linder – https://search.ancestry.com

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Manila December 24, 2017 at 1:43 am

Monika’s maiden surname is Bengtsson.

Ulf has three children with partner Celile Johanna Aybar.

Ulf’s patrilineal ancestry can be traced back to his third great-grandfather, Andreas Ekberg (4 April 1796, Bollebygd, Västra Götaland – 4 February 1865, Bollebygd).

Ulf’s paternal grandfather was Axel Gunnar Eugen Ekberg (the son of Axel Johansson Ekberg and Amanda Hygrenia Nordström). Ulf’s great-grandfather Axel was the son of Johannes Andersson Ekberg and Anna Maria Eriksdotter. Amanda was the daughter of Anders Johansson Nordström and Brita Maria Johansdotter.

Ulf’s paternal grandmother was Elvi Britta Maria Hellqvist (the daughter of John Theodor Hellqvist and Maria Christina Gustafsdotter Nyberg). Johan was the son of Per Johan Hellqvist and Augusta Matilda Wester. Maria Christina was the daughter of Gustaf Nilsson Nyberg and Anna Britta Andersdotter Nyberg.

Ulf’s maternal grandfather was Bengt Adolf Bengtsson (the son of Gustaf Adolf Bengtsson and Amanda, later Anna, Elisabeth Brolin). Ulf’s great-grandfather Gustaf was the son of Johan August Bengtsson and Maria Christina Strömberg. Ulf’s great-grandmother Anna was the daughter of Jonas Brolin and Anna Brita Nordin.

Ulf’s maternal grandmother was Inga Maria Elisabet Linder.

Birth record of Ulf’s father – https://search.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/sse.dll?_phsrc=mFb2049&_phstart=successSource&usePUBJs=true&indiv=1&db=SwedenParishBirths&gss=angs-d&new=1&rank=1&msT=1&gsfn=Mats%20Gunnar&gsfn_x=0&msbdd=11&msbdd_x=1&msbdm=5&msbdm_x=1&msbdy=1942&msbdy_x=1&MSAV=1&uidh=ft6&pcat=34&fh=0&h=42432615&recoff=&ml_rpos=1

Birth record of Ulf’s paternal grandfather, Axel Gunnar Eugen Ekberg – https://search.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/sse.dll?_phsrc=mFb2051&_phstart=successSource&usePUBJs=true&indiv=1&db=SwedenParishBirths&gss=angs-d&new=1&rank=1&gsfn=Axel%20Gunnar&gsfn_x=0&msbdd=11&msbdd_x=1&msbdm=10&msbdm_x=1&msbdy=1903&msbdy_x=1&MSAV=1&uidh=ft6&pcat=34&fh=0&h=1264342&recoff=&ml_rpos=1

Birth record of Ulf’s paternal great-grandfather, Axel Johansson Ekberg – https://search.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/sse.dll?_phsrc=mFb2052&_phstart=successSource&usePUBJs=true&indiv=1&db=SwedenParishBirths&gss=angs-d&new=1&rank=1&gsfn=Axel&gsfn_x=0&msbdd=3&msbdd_x=1&msbdm=4&msbdm_x=1&msbdy=1875&msbdy_x=1&MSAV=1&uidh=ft6&pcat=34&fh=4&h=39632931&recoff=&ml_rpos=5

Birth record of Ulf’s paternal great-grandmother, Amanda Hygrenia Nordström – https://search.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/sse.dll?_phsrc=mFb2061&_phstart=successSource&usePUBJs=true&indiv=1&db=SwedenParishBirths&gss=angs-d&new=1&rank=1&msbdd=1&msbdm=11&msbdy=1878&msfng=anders&msmng=brita&msmns=johansdotter&MSAV=1&uidh=ft6&pcat=34&fh=16&h=40253897&recoff=&ml_rpos=17

Birth record of Ulf’s paternal grandmother, Elvi Britta Maria Hellqvist – https://search.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/sse.dll?_phsrc=mFb2062&_phstart=successSource&usePUBJs=true&indiv=1&db=SwedenParishBirths&gss=angs-d&new=1&rank=1&gsfn=Elvi%20Brita%20Maria&gsfn_x=0&msfns=Hellqvist&MSAV=1&uidh=ft6&pcat=34&fh=0&h=1210840&recoff=&ml_rpos=1

Birth record of Ulf’s paternal great-grandfather, John Theodor Hellqvist – https://search.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/sse.dll?_phsrc=mFb2065&_phstart=successSource&usePUBJs=true&indiv=1&db=SwedenParishBirths&gss=angs-d&new=1&rank=1&gsfn=John%20Theodor&gsfn_x=0&msbdd=30&msbdd_x=1&msbdm=3&msbdm_x=1&msbdy=1875&msbdy_x=1&MSAV=1&uidh=ft6&pcat=34&fh=0&h=39419588&recoff=&ml_rpos=1

Household examination record of Ulf’s paternal great-grandmother, Maria Christina Gustafsdotter Nyberg – https://www.familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:QLKJ-8JXS

Birth record of Ulf’s mother – https://search.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/sse.dll?_phsrc=mFb2050&_phstart=successSource&usePUBJs=true&indiv=1&db=SwedenParishBirths&gss=angs-d&new=1&rank=1&gsfn=Monika%20Maria%20Elisabet&gsfn_x=0&msbdd=4&msbdd_x=1&msbdm=9&msbdm_x=1&msbdy=1942&msbdy_x=1&MSAV=1&uidh=ft6&pcat=34&fh=0&h=42580227&recoff=&ml_rpos=1

Birth record of Ulf’s maternal grandfather, Bengt Adolf Bengtsson – https://search.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/sse.dll?_phsrc=mFb2072&_phstart=successSource&usePUBJs=true&indiv=1&db=SwedenParishBirths&gss=angs-d&new=1&rank=1&gsfn=Bengt%20Adolf&gsfn_x=0&msbdd=22&msbdd_x=1&msbdm=2&msbdm_x=1&msbdy=1903&msbdy_x=1&MSAV=1&uidh=ft6&pcat=34&fh=0&h=985598&recoff=&ml_rpos=1

Birth record of Ulf’s maternal great-grandmother, Amanda Elisabeth Brolin – https://search.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/sse.dll?_phsrc=mFb2077&_phstart=successSource&usePUBJs=true&indiv=1&db=SwedenParishBirths&gss=angs-d&new=1&rank=1&gsfn=anna%20elisabeth&gsfn_x=0&msbdd=23&msbdd_x=1&msbdm=6&msbdm_x=1&msbdy=1873&msbdy_x=1&MSAV=1&uidh=ft6&pcat=34&fh=32&h=39582427&recoff=&ml_rpos=33

Remark: I can’t find Inga’s birth record even with her exact date of birth, as well as the household examination records though her name looks very Swedish. I’m afraid that she might had been an abandoned child, just like one of PewDiePie’s great-great-grandmothers.

Manila May 17, 2018 at 12:29 am

I have finally found Inga’s baptismal record. https://sok.riksarkivet.se/bildvisning/00050356_00072

She was the daughter of Arvid Gerhard Linder and Mary Paulina Jönsson. Arvid was the son of Anders Johan Linder and Augusta Wilhelmina Eriksson. Mary was the daughter of Jöns Peter Jönsson and Maria Pålsson.

Ulf’s matrilinal ancestry can be traced back to his third great-grandmother, Cecilia Rosenqvist (13 February 1822, Hässlunda, Skåne – 17 July 1883, Landskrona, Skåne).

Birth record of Ulf’s maternal great-grandfather, Arvid Gerhard Linder – https://search.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/sse.dll?_phsrc=adL276&_phstart=successSource&usePUBJs=true&indiv=1&db=SwedenParishBirths&gss=angs-d&new=1&rank=1&gsfn=arvid%20gerhard&gsfn_x=0&msbdd=25&msbdm=12&msbdy=1877&MSAV=1&uidh=ft6&pcat=34&fh=0&h=39108536&recoff=&ml_rpos=1

Household examination records of Ulf’s maternal great-grandmother, Mary Paulina Jönsson – https://www.familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:QLPV-SXYR
https://www.familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:QLPC-4MSD
https://www.familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:QLPH-P7PC
https://www.familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:QLPH-CQG1
https://www.familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:QLPH-NN6K
https://www.familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:QLPM-2Y91
https://www.familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:QLPM-PF8G
https://www.familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:QLPQ-1598
https://www.familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:QLP3-HH5J
https://www.familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:QLPJ-QVQG

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