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Re: Thorstenberg, Charles, Blekinge Lan
Posted by: Judy Baouab (ID *****7724) Date: May 05, 2006 at 20:23:26
In Reply to: Re: Thorstenberg, Charles, Blekinge Lan by kenneth carlson of 6

Hi Kenneth,

I can't find ANY Thorstenberg (etc.) names on the Emibas cd, made from registrations in the Swedish parish to go to a foreign country. HOWEVER, this may be your "John".

Post 381498

Håkansson, John
Torpare (married man)

b. 3/1/1831

Emigrated 5/24/1854
from Ljungryda 14, Jämshög, Blekinge län (Blekinge)
to Amerika

Source: Household Examination Roll, p. 280

Emibas migration file ID: Jämshög K 1854 135

Torpare = a type of farmer, who was quite poor.

Registering to leave the same farm, village, and parish at the same time were:

Post 381500

Eriksdotter, Kerstin
Hustru (married woman)

b. 8/12/1827 in Jämshög, Blekinge län (Blekinge)

Emigrated 5/24/1854
from Ljungryda 14, Jämshög, Blekinge län (Blekinge)
to Amerika

Source: Household Examination Roll, p. 280

Emibas migration file ID: Jämshög K 1854 136

Hustru = wife. Kerstin Eriksdotter seems to be the wife of John Håkansson, born 1 March 1831.

Post 381503

Håkansdotter, Bengta
Piga (unmarried woman)

b. 4/29/1836 in Jämshög, Blekinge län (Blekinge)

Emigrated 5/24/1854
from Ljungryda 14, Jämshög, Blekinge län (Blekinge)
to Amerika

Source: Household Examination Roll, p. 280

Emibas migration file ID: Jämshög K 1854 137

Piga = maid.

Post 381501

Håkansson, Jöns
Dräng (unmarried man)

b. 7/30/1830 in Jämshög, Blekinge län (Blekinge)

Emigrated 5/24/1854
from Ljungryda 14, Jämshög, Blekinge län (Blekinge)
to Amerika

Source: Household Examination Roll, p. 264

Emibas migration file ID: Jämshög K 1854 127
Post 381505

Håkansson, Ola
Snickare (married man)

b. 10/14/1828 in Jämshög, Blekinge län (Blekinge)

Emigrated 5/24/1854
from Ljungryda 14, Jämshög, Blekinge län (Blekinge)
to Amerika

Source: Household Examination Roll, p. 300

Emibas migration file ID: Jämshög K 1854 131

Snickare = carpenter.

Ola Håkansson's wife:

Post 381508

Svensdotter, Kerstin
Hustru (married woman)

b. 10/3/1816 in Näsum, Kristianstads län (Skåne)

Emigrated 5/24/1854
from Ljungryda 14, Jämshög, Blekinge län (Blekinge)
to Amerika

Source: Household Examination Roll, p. 300

Emibas migration file ID: Jämshög K 1854 132

Post 381506

Johnsson, Sven
Timmerman (married man)

b. 12/20/1827 in Jämshög, Blekinge län (Blekinge)

Emigrated 5/24/1854
from Ljungryda 14, Jämshög, Blekinge län (Blekinge)
to Amerika

Source: Household Examination Roll, p. 298

Emibas migration file ID: Jämshög K 1854 133

Timmerman = carpenter.

Wife, apparently, of Sven Johnson.

Post 381499

Nilsdotter, Hanna
Hustru (married woman)

b. 3/14/1830 in Jämshög, Blekinge län (Blekinge)

Emigrated 5/24/1854
from Ljungryda 14, Jämshög, Blekinge län (Blekinge)
to Amerika

Source: Emibas migration file ID: Jämshög K 1854 134

Perhaps this is the brother but he left much later. His name is common, though.

Post 381665

Håkansson, Carl
Tjänstedräng (unmarried man)

b. 4/11/1840

Emigrated 3/7/1865
from Ljungryda 14, Jämshög, Blekinge län (Blekinge)
to Amerika

Source: Household Examination Roll, p. 280

Emibas migration file ID: Jämshög K 1865 001

I don't know if these are yours, but I thought I'd give you the information, just in case.

Judy


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