She was born in June 20 1718, most likely in Bro parish, Värmlands county.
Around the year 1744 she married Anders Nilsson.
In the years 1745 - 1751 they lived on the farm Stirserud in Bro parish, and from 1755 on her husbands fathers farm Jordstorp in the same parish.
She lived on Jordstorp until her death on October 1 1781. She died from dysentery, 63 years old.