Hi JB, I see on your homepage that you have written "Jönköping, Skärstad" as his (Oskar Eskil Erickson's) birth location. Skärstad is a small place just outside of the Huskvarna/Jönköping area. If you'd like I can try and pinpoint it closer. I'll get back to you! //Monica
My GGF Johan Magnus Persson, aka John Morris Peterson and one or possibly two of his sisters came to the US from Sweden prior to 1900. I am interested in connecting with cousins in the US and Sweden.See More
I am so pleased to hear from you. How are you descended from Ralph and Flora?
Flora is the sister of my grandfather, Ira Peterson.
Are you acquainted with any of the Oquawka Olson kin?
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Thanks for your comments and questions. This is a digital copy received from a cousin. I have inquired regarding details of the original. If the picture if from the mid-19th century then both my 2ND and 3RD GGF were probably living in…"