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Swanson, Augusta Gustafson, 1862?-



  • Existence: 1862? -


Augusta Gustafson Swanson was born in 1862(?) in Hygnestad, Vaderstad, a province of Ostergotland, Sweden. On July 28, 1889, she was married to Carl Swanson in Sweden and emigrated with him to his home in Iowa. The couple settled on a farm in Grant Township in Montgomery County, Iowa. Carl Swanson, born in 1850 in Sweden, emigrated to Iowa in 1868. Augusta and Carl Swanson raised a family of nine children. Carl Swanson died in1922. Augusta later moved to Red Oak, Iowa.

Found in 1 Collection or Record:

Augusta Gustafson Swanson papers

Identifier: IWA0072

Swedish immigrant who moved to Iowa in 1889. (In Swedish with English translations.)

Dates: 1884-1993