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Re: I need help because I'm not familiar with American genealogy (I'm a Finnish)
Posted by: Thomas Kerwin (ID *****3248) Date: July 13, 2012 at 11:55:38
In Reply to: I need help because I'm not familiar with American genealogy (I'm a Finnish) by Jas of 18139

Iím not related to any member of this family.

1930 is the last available and searchable census at this time.


1940 census has been released but it will take several months before the transcription is completed.


Michigan Passenger and Crew Lists, 1903-1965
Name: Viktor Toivonen
Arrival Date: 12 Jun 1912
Port of Arrival: Sault Sainte Marie, Michigan
Last Resided: Ontario, Canada
Age: 23
Birth Date: 1889
Birth Location: keuru, Finland
Gender: Male
Nationality: Finland


1920 -
Name: Victor Toiwonen
[Victor Toivonen]
Age: 29
Birth Year: abt 1891
Birthplace: Finland
Home in 1920: Cloquet Ward 3, Carlton, Minnesota
Race: White
Gender: Male
Immigration Year: 1914
Relation to Head of House: Head
Marital Status: Married
Spouse's Name: Mary J Toiwonen
Father's Birthplace: Finland
Mother's Birthplace: Finland
Home Owned: Own
Able to read: Yes
Able to Write: Yes

Victor Toiwonen 29, Finland - laborer @ lumber yard
Mary J Toiwonen 30, MN - sales lady
Edna M Toiwonen 7m, MN

1930 -
Name: Edna M Torvonen
[Edna M Toivonen]
Gender: Female
Birth Year: abt 1919
Birthplace: Minnesota
Race: White
Home in 1930: Thomson, Carlton, Minnesota
Marital Status: Single
Relation to Head of House: Granddaughter
Father's Birthplace: Finland
Mother's Birthplace: Minnesota
Occupation:

Hilma Kaanta 55, Finland - farmer, immigrated 1884, widowed
Rudolph F Kaanta 30, MN
Axel M Kaanta 26, MN
Wilbert J Kaanta 22, MN
Kaarlo W Kaanta 21, MN
Mabel S Kaanta 18, MN
Lila E Kaanta 15, MN
Adelaine Kaanta 10, MN
Edna M Torvonen 11, MN - g/dau


1930 - Neither Victor nor Mary J are listed.

World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918
Name: Victor Toivonen
County: Carlton
State: Minnesota
Birthplace: Finland
Birth Date: 22 Jul 1890
works @ saw mill
single

Minnesota Vital Records -
1900 the state of MN started recording birth records and 1908 the state of MN started recording deaths. Before that the counties recorded them.

Shah Judge
Minnesota Department of Health
Office of the State Registrar
PO Box 64499
Saint Paul, MN 55164
651-556-0684 direct
651-201-5740 fax









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