|Birth: ||Jul. 27, 1859, Sweden|
|Death: ||Jan. 29, 1929, USA|
Information provided by Tankersley Funeral Home
In 1882 Mr. Ekdahl married Christina Larson. She was born in Torlösa parish, Skåne, in 1869.
In 1896 the Ekdahl family immigrated to the United States and they first came to Mrs. Ekdahls brother, Andrew Larson in Lund, Texas. They lived in Lund for ten years, and owned property in Type. They sold that when they moved to Ericsdale in 1906. The Ekdahl family belongs to the Lutheran Congregation there and Mr. Ekdahl is a trustee. They have seven children: Carl, born in 1883, Alma, 1885, Jonan, 1887, Oscar, 1888, Gustaf, 1890, Lillie, 1893, and Walter, 1901. Mr Ekdahl farms by modern methods and does not only grow cotton, but has cattle, swine, poultry.
Swedes In Texas Book Ericsdale (Ericksdahl) Colony
contributed by Don Haynes
Nels Polson Ekdahl (1859 - 1939)
Alma Fredericka Ekdahl Ekenstam/Carlsen (1885 - 1968)*
Bethel Lutheran Cemetery
Plot: Sec 1 Lot # 038
Created by: Carla Carlton Young
Record added: Feb 17, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 48251745