Edvard Henrik Carleson (16 November 1820 – 1 April 1884) was a Councilor of Justice and a Councilor of State of the Kingdom of Sweden, etc., son of Jacob Edvard Carleson, Lieutenant Colonel of the Swedish Army, and wife Liboria Fredrika Eleonora Harmens.

Edvard Carleson
Edvard Carleson 1904.jpg
Prime Minister for Justice
In office
Preceded byAxel Gustav Adlercreutz
Succeeded byLouis Gerhard De Geer
Personal details
Born(1820-11-16)November 16, 1820
Sweden Valstad, Östergötland County
DiedApril 1, 1884(1884-04-01) (aged 63)
Sweden Stockholm, Stockholm County
Spouse(s)Marie Louise Aurora Arfwedson

Family and childrenEdit

He married in 1863 Marie Louise Aurore Arfwedson (18 August 1846 -). They had at least one daughter, Anna Elisabeth Aurore Carleson (5 November 1867 -), married on 20 November 1886 to Oscar Carl Gustav Ankarcrona (10 June 1857 -), Huntsman-Major of the Court of the King of Sweden, Major of the Swedish Army, etc., and had issue.[1]


  1. ^ Ribera, José António Moya, Costados, N.º 81
Preceded by
Axel Gustav Adlercreutz
Prime Minister for Justice
Succeeded by
Louis Gerhard De Geer