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Jeff Whitehead
Information on Johannes Jacobson pre 1885
Wed Aug 19, 2009 14:13

My GGGrandfather was Gustav or Gustaf Johnson born 1833 in Sweden married to Anna C. Nelson born 1836 married abt. 1859 in Sweden Gustav s father is listed on just one record that I can find as Johannes Jacobson on another he is listed as Johannes Hakanson. My Greatgrandfather was Charles L. Johnson born 1871 or 1874 (not sure) in Sweden. They came to the USA sometime between 1883 and 1885.

Any help would be greatly appreciated.

    • Jeff, Most of these names are extraordinarily commonplace in Sweden and thus very difficult to trace, given the information you have. Some of these names would have been shared by thousands of Swedes ... more
      • Re: Information on Johannes Jacobson pre 1885Jeff Whitehead, Thu Aug 20 14:11
        The only information I have is that they were from Stockholm. Most likely just the place they left from. My greatgrandfathers full name, that we have, is Charles Leonard Johnson and that he came to... more
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