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Hal Bern
Karl Olsson
Sun Mar 6, 2011 13:00

What year was he born?


  • Carl Olson - 1897 ? Greg Olson, Sun Mar 6 10:30
    Greetings, I'm trying to find out if my Great Grandfather ( Karl Olsson ) made a return trip to Sweden. He came to America in 1871 see Emibas post 813998. There are family notes that he returned to... more
    • Re: Carl Olson - 1897 ? Anonymous, Mon Mar 7 03:42
      Hi, I am reading an estate inventory after the parents and that states that Karl has been in Amerika for the last 25 years and they have not heard from him, a brother Johannes is also living in... more
      • returning to SwedenElsaPelsa, Mon Mar 7 03:51
        Perhaps you thought of the brother Nils he return to Sweden 1896-11-20 and then he emigrated again 1898-02-19. regards ep
        • Olsson emigrantsElsaPelsa, Mon Mar 7 03:55
          Looks like the brother took the name Hage too ep Emibas cd Post 814205 Olsson Hage, Johannes Jordbruksarbetare (unmarried man) b. 12/20/1865 in Ny, Värmlands län (Värmland) Emigrated 1/21/1884 from... more
          • Olsson emigrantsElsaPelsa, Mon Mar 7 04:01
            One more :) They had a sister Maria that died and this is her daughter born out of wedlock, she emigrated too Do you know of those siblings of Carl? Emibas cd Post 814271 Johannesdotter Gullskog,... more
            • Johannesdotter Gullskog, KristinaGreg Olson, Tue Mar 8 17:24
              Yes / and thanks .... i have all of Carls siblings documented .... We (our family ) have been trying to find : Johannesdotter Gullskog, Kristina = the daughter to Maria born out of wedlock. After... more
              • Kristina GullskogElsaPelsa, Wed Mar 9 01:21
                I guess you have tried the censuses. She is not mentioned in the parents estate inventory 1898 as a daughter of the deceased Maria, so I don't know. ep
                • Kristina GullskogGreg Olson, Wed Mar 9 17:48
                  Greetings .... I'll try the 1890 & 1900 USA censuses. The trouble is we think ? she changed her name / married. She seems to have just used the name Gullskog to come to America under. That is also a... more
    • Karl Olsson — Hal Bern , Sun Mar 6 13:00
      • Carl Olson Greg Olson, Sun Mar 6 14:09
        greetings again My Great-grandfather ( Carl Olsson - Hagen ) b. 30 APR 1846 = Ny Parish / Arvika, Sweden d 23 FEB 1929 = Cashton, WI / USA thanks again ! Greg.
        • Carl OlsonHal Bern , Sun Mar 6 15:02
          He was still in Cashton, WS in 1910 Census. Hal Bern
          • Carl Olson's return trip Greg Olson, Sun Mar 6 15:27
            Hey Hal .... Yes .... Carl lived out his life in Wisconsin with his Norwegian wife Maren Pedersdtter Benrud. But in our family notes we have him having gone back to Sweden one time. We think he went... more
            • Ellis IslandHal Bern , Sun Mar 6 16:32
              You might check Ellis Island Records to see if he passed thru there. Use the American spelling of his name. Hal
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