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    Anteroinen

    My understanding is that the rent and work was paid to the house the torp's land was owned by. An rusthollare or a bonde would typically own their house,

    land ownership

    Anteroinen Today, 20:45 Go to last post
    BulaboyEd

    In researching my relatives in central Finland, I notice many-if not most-men were listed as "Torp" or similar. My understanding is that they

    land ownership

    BulaboyEd Today, 18:14 Go to last post
    Karen Norwillo

    Attached are headstones

    Johnsons in Tacoma

    Karen Norwillo Today, 16:23 Go to last post
    Karen Norwillo

    Cate,
    These are probably your Ann and Leonard Johnson in Tacoma. Ann Johnson 8 Nov 1899 in Finland and died 29 May 1972 in Tacoma. Leonard Johnson

    Johnsons in Tacoma

    Karen Norwillo Today, 15:18 Go to last post
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    BulaboyEd

    land ownership

    Thread Starter: BulaboyEd

    In researching my relatives in central Finland, I notice many-if not most-men were listed as "Torp" or similar. My understanding is that they

    Today, 20:45 by Anteroinen Go to last post
    CateG

    Johnsons in Tacoma

    Thread Starter: CateG

    Looking for Ann and Leonard Johnson in Tacoma. Ann (Anna) came from Pensala, Finland. Her brother was Gunnar. I think Gunnar was married to Esther and

    Today, 16:23 by Karen Norwillo Go to last post
    CateG

    Knuts, Wicklund, Isaacson?

    Thread Starter: CateG

    Hello,
    I am still looking for clues about the following persons:

    Matts/Mattias Isaksson Knuts born 10.5.1885 in Kantlax, Finland

    Yesterday, 23:27 by CateG Go to last post
    Karen Norwillo

    Fredrik Larsson Wuorijärvi

    Thread Starter: Karen Norwillo

    In the rippikirja for Salla, the church books on FFHA switch from Swedish naming to Finnish. Ancestor Fredrik Larsson 21 Jun 1850 is found with an unreadable

    14-11-18, 04:07 by Karen Norwillo Go to last post