Big changes have come to — all content is now read-only, and member subscriptions and the Shop have been discontinued.
Learn more

Chat | Daily Search | My GenForum | Community Standards | Terms of Service
Jump to Forum
Home: Surnames: Kangas Family Genealogy Forum

Post FollowupReturn to Message ListingsPrint Message

Re: The Kangas Genealogy Project
Posted by: Toivola Kangus Rochovitz Date: July 05, 2001 at 07:31:44
In Reply to: The Kangas Genealogy Project by Stephen Kangas of 61

Thank you for instigating the Kangas Family Genealogy Forum! I am our family genealogist so I have much information regarding the family name (originally Kangas)in the U.S.

My father, Toivo Matias Kangasluoma, was born April 22, 1896 in Lapua, Finland and died on August 26, 1963 in Mitchell, SD. He married my mother, Lillian Julia (Hemminger) in Mitchell, SD in 1926. One of my sisters and I went to Finland in 1989 to locate information about our grandparents but were unsuccessful. We think our grandparents were Jakob -- or Jaakko or Jakko -- Kangasluoma and "Kate" -- or Katri or Katerina or Catherina -- maiden name unknown, both of Lapua. Are any of these names in your files?


Post FollowupReturn to Message ListingsPrint Message
Search this forum:

Search all of GenForum:

Proximity matching
Add this forum to My GenForum Agreement of Use
Link to GenForum
Add Forum
Home |  Help |  About Us |  Site Index |  Jobs |  PRIVACY |  Affiliate
© 2007 The Generations Network