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Kiron Kountrytm'Connections to Älvsborg Län, Sweden'



Älvsborg län includes the area known as Västergötland and Dalsland.  It is an inland area  between Göteborg and Jönköping.  Its major city is Borås.   Since pictures give a clearer impression than words try the following site:
 Sweden outline map
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Here is a list of some of the immigrants who came from Älvsborg :
(List is subject to corrections and additions. Cross check with database for more accurate data.)
  Birthdate:         Name:                                                                               Birthplace:
27 May 1860 Ahlquist, Alfred                          Alingsås
 6 Jul 1884 Ahlquist, Ellen Victoria                  Alingsås
 8 Oct 1887 Ahlquist, Estrid (Ester)                  Alingsås
24 Sep 1885 Ahlquist, Hulda Elisabeth                 Alingsås
27 Dec 1881 Carlsson, Swan Buzelius                   Borås
18 Mar 1857 Eckman, Claus Edward                      Borås
27 Jun 1855 Eckman, Peter                             Borås
31 May 1886 Johnson, Andrew Rognor                    Borås
05 Nov 1871 Lindahl, Carl Sanfrid                     Borås
24 Jun 1844 Fredriksdotter, Augusta Bernhardina       Brunn
19 Jun 1853 Bloom, John Alfred                        Fivlered
12 Jul 1849 Jonsdotter, Charlotta Albertina           Fivlered
17 Jun 1856 Johnson, Hedwig                           Gestad
24 Nov 1855 Brandt, Gustafve (Augusta)                Hesselskoog
06 Feb 1872 Bonander, Johan Alfred                    Högsäter
       1888 Freij, Anders                             Murum
22 Dec 1890 Freij, Esther Naemi                       Murum
   abt 1880 Freij, Hilma                              Murum
            Freij, Martha                             Murum
21 Feb 1847 Johansdotter, Anna Louisa                 Murum
19 May 1873 Johnson, Charles Sanfrid                  Murum, Skålarp Övregården
18 Apr 1881 Larson, Charles Bernard                   Rångedala
23 Sep 1884 Moberg, John Adolf                        Södra Ving
29 Sep 1854 Christenson, Johan August                 Trollhåttan
 8 May 1849 Larson, Benjamin                          Åspered
28 Jun 1841 Eckman, Lars Peter
       1875 Johnson, Ida C.
 8 Sep 1869 Johnson, Sophia Johanna
07 Jun 1845 Lindskoog, Pher August


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