Familj i Sverige: Erik Johan Andersson

Thanks to the help of my host family and online church book records, I was able to find out quite a bit about my great-grandfather's family. It turns out that Erik in fact had 5 sisters, and they all stayed in Sweden. We were able to locate records up to 1950, as well as find …

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Vasamuseet

Today my History of Sweden class had our field study to the Vasa Museum. This was one of the places in Stockholm I was most excited to visit, primarily for the history lesson but also just to see this massive ship. The Vasa ship was commissioned in the 1620s by King Gustav II Adolf (Gustavus …

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