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Tuesday, September 13, 2011

Born in Sweden in 1867

The entry with the red dot is for the parents of "Samuel Otto," born in Tjarstad, Sweden, in 1867. The entire image can be viewed here, but the image in this post is as large as you will be able to make it.


  1. [Jovp – probably a status like mister] Johan Sund i. Kaubork u. Sonebo
    Anna Lisa Eriksd (= Eriksdotter)
    This would be somewhat easier if I were more familiar with Swedish naming customs.

  2. Torpa (Topare) Johan Sund (father) and Anna Lisa Eriksdotter (mother) the rest is a reference to where they are located in the household examination records. I can provide a copy of the household examination record if you need it. Sherry (