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I am looking about a man who emigrated from Sweden to Canada

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I am looking for information about a man who emigrated from Sweden to Canada i in the summer 1929. In Sweden, his name was Johan Edvin Sjödin but after emigration, he adopted the name Edwin ***** *****. He was born September 21, 1907 and died in Vancouver on June 16, 1978. I'm interested to know where he lived during different parts of his life, if he had a family, name of his wife and children in this case and other information you can find.
Best regards!
R Asplund
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Genealogy
Expert:  Brendan Joseph replied 1 year ago.

Hello there,

I will research your question and see what I can find out.

Brendan

Expert:  Brendan Joseph replied 1 year ago.

Hello,

Edvin was a stone cutter, from his death record looks like he was single, no other Sjödin's buried in Mountain View cemetery.

Johan Edvin

[Johan Edvin Sjödin]

[Johan Edvin Johansson]

[Johan Edvin Jansson]

Birth Date:

21 sep 1907

Birth Place:

Styrnäs, Västernorrland, Sweden

Father:

Johan Sjödin

Father Birth Date:

11 nov 1872

Mother:

Lars Johansdotter

Mother Birth Date:

1 jan 1870

Mother Age:

37

GID Number:

2***-**-****

Roll/Fiche Number:

CO0626

Volume:

SCB

Name:

John Edvin Sjödin

Gender:

Male

Age:

22

Birth Year:

abt 1907

Birth Country:

Sweden

Date of Arrival:

2 Jun 1929

Vessel:

Kungsholm

Search Ship Database:

Search for the Kungsholm in the 'Passenger Ships and Images' database

Port of Arrival:

Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada

Port of Departure:

Gothenburg, Sweden

Name:

Edvin Johan Sjodin

Gender:

Male

Birth Year:

abt 1907

Death Age:

71

Death Date:

16 Jun 1978

Registration Number:

1***-**-****03

BCA Number:

B13586

GSU Number:

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Buried in Mountain View Cemetery, Vancouver

Brendan

Expert:  Brendan Joseph replied 8 months ago.

Hello there,

If you are happy with my research please mark the question as answered.

Brendan

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