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Re: Swedish Immigrants
Posted by: Kathleen Herron (ID *****6277) Date: May 08, 2012 at 11:48:10
In Reply to: Swedish Immigrants by Linda Eriksson of 7504

Who were their parents? Try searching at familysearch.org using only the parents' names ...

Okay, I see them:

       Nels Eklund,​ Johana Eklund

You could "try" emailing or phoning the cemetery w/Anna's date of death and ask who is buried with her?

http://www.mountolivecemetery.com/dm20/en_US/locations/62/6239/index.page



name:       Anna Eklund
titles and terms (original):       
death date:       14 Sep 1923
death place:       Chicago, Cook Co., Illinois
gender:       Female
marital status:       
race or color:       
age:       45
estimated birth year:       1878
birth date:       18 Mar 1878
birthplace:       Jonkoping, Sweden
father:       *******************************Nels Eklund
father's titles and terms (original):       
father's birth place:       Sweden
mother:       ******************************Johana Eklund
mother's titles and terms (original):       
mother's birth place:       Sweden
occupation:       Domestic
residence:       
street address:       
spouse:       
spouse's titles and terms (original):       
spouse's birthplace:       
burial date:       17 Sep 1923
burial place:       
cemetery:       Mt Olive


Name:       Anna Eklund
Birth Date:       18 Mar 1878
Birth Place:       Jonkoping, Sweden
Death Date:       14 Sep 1923
Death Place:       Chicago, Cook Co , Illinois
Burial Date:       17 Sep 1923
Cemetery Name:       Mt Olive
Death Age:       45
Occupation:       Domestic
Race:       White
Marital Status:       S
Gender:       Female
Street Address:       ********************1160 N. State St
Father Name:       Nels Eklund
Father Birth Place:       Sweden
Mother Name:       Johana Eklund
Mother Birth Place:       Sweden
FHL Film Number:       1877397



A siblings or a conincidence?
Name:       Margaret Larson
[Margaret Eklund]
Birth Date:       18 May 1893
Birth Place:       Sweden
Death Date:       13 Aug 1938
Death Place:       Chicago, Cook, Illinois
Burial Date:       16 Aug 1938
Burial Place:       Chicago, Cook, Illinois
Cemetery Name:       Mt. Olive
Death Age:       45
Occupation:       Housewife
Race:       White
Marital Status:       M
Gender:       Female
Residence:       Chicago, Cook, Illinois
Father Name:       *************************Nels Eklund
Father Birth Place:       Sweden
Mother Birth Place:       Sweden
Spouse Name:       Henning W. Larson
FHL Film Number:       1953322















****************************************************
Agda again 1922?
http://www.ellisisland.org/search/shipManifest.asp?pID=603353050192

2605 E 102nd Street, Chicago, IL
30 yrs old, married?
Nat March 27 1922



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