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1930 U.S. Federal Census
Posted by: Judy Baouab (ID *****7724) Date: February 21, 2011 at 15:19:32
In Reply to: Re: Gustave Erickson Lived in Ct. Born in Sweden by Bruce Griggs of 1320

1930 U.S. Federal Census:

Household Members:
       
Name        Age

Gustav Erickson        49
Alice Erickson        49
Clifford Erickson        21

Source Citation: Year: 1930; Census Place: Stratford, Fairfield, Connecticut; Roll: 260; Page: 19B; Enumeration District: 212; Image: 722.0.

Name:        Gustav Erickson
Home in 1930:        Stratford, Fairfield, Connecticut
Age:        49
Estimated Birth Year:        abt 1881
Birthplace:        Sweden
Relation to Head of House:        Head
Spouse's Name:        Alice Erickson
Race:        White

Name:        Alice Erickson
Home in 1930:        Stratford, Fairfield, Connecticut
Age:        49
Estimated Birth Year:        abt 1881
Relation to Head of House:        Wife
Spouse's Name:        Gustav Erickson
Race:        White

Name:        Clifford Erickson
Home in 1930:        Stratford, Fairfield, Connecticut
Age:        21
Estimated Birth Year:        abt 1909
Relation to Head of House:        Son
Father's Name:        Gustav Erickson
Mother's Name:        Alice Erickson
Race:        White

This census says that your Gustaf immigrated in 1885. If he left Sweden at that age, his last name is probably not listed on the emigration record. Note the wide range of immigration years found on these censuses: 1897, 1900, 1885. (if I recall correctly)

Judy


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