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World War I Veteran's
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Bradford School, 1916 - 1917

(Names for above photo in following photo)

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Essen Family


back row, left to right: Carl John, Nellie Kartina, Emma Kristina, Esther Viola and Alfred Arthur
Front row, left to right: Nils (father) Margareta (mother) holding Ruben Edward, Elizabeth Levina and Minnie Ruth
Taken approx 1898, immigrated to Minnesota approx 1882
submitted by Gayle Pahl, [my grandmother is Esther Viola Dahlin(Boyd)]

This is the family of Johan Gustaf Norberg and Brita Katharina Norberg. They came to America in 1893, and made their home in Blomford.

John Gustaf Norberg: June 6, 1865 Medalpad, Sweden - May 14, 1952 Isanti, MN. Johan is buried in the Isanti Union Cemetery. Brita Katharina (Jonsdotter) Norberg: June 22, 1862 Medalpad, Sweden - Mar 29, 1942 Isanti, MN. Brita is buried in the Isanti Union Cemetery.

Johan and Brita are my Great Grandparents.
© Shelly Tindal Alexander
Abraham and Christine (Rudstrom) Olson, Grandpa William, 1891; Ruth 1896; Ruben, 1898, and Hulda Maria, 1901
Submitted by: Teri Cleaveland
Mabel Caroline Essen

Last Updated: 03.11.2021