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The Most Reverend Johan August Ekman
Archbishop of Uppsala
Primate of Sweden
Church Church of Sweden
Archdiocese Uppsala
Appointed 1900
In Office 1900-1913
Predecessor Anton Niklas Sundberg
Successor Nathan Söderblom
Orders
Ordination 13 January 1873
Consecration 28 August 1898
by Anton Niklas Sundberg
Rank Archbishop
Personal details
Born (1845-11-26)November 26, 1845
Hjälstad, Sweden
Died November 30, 1913(1913-11-30) (aged 68)
Uppsala, Sweden
Buried Uppsala old cemetery
Nationality Swede
Spouse Hilma Ingeborg Petersson

Johan August Ekman, born 26 November 1845, in Hjälstad, Sweden, dead 30 November 1913 in Uppsala, Sweden was the Church of Sweden Archbishop of Uppsala between 1900-1913. He also served as bishop of Västerås between 1898 and 1900.

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