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Olof Nelson
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Birth: Jan. 14, 1844
Jämtlands län, Sweden
Death: Feb. 17, 1912
British Columbia, Canada

Olof Nelson (Olof Nilsson) was born Olof Nilsson on January 14, 1844 in Enarsvedjan, Offerdal, Sweden. Olof was my great grandfather.
Olof was the son of Nils Olofsson and Brita Olofsdotter. He had eight siblings. They were Christina, Annika, Nils, Jon, Brita, Karin, Ingeborg and Anna. His father was a farmer in Enarsvedjan.
On November 29, 1868, Olof married Maria Johansdotter from Osterulfsas, Offerdal, Sweden. Together, they had 8 children. They were : Nils, Brita, Johannis, Maria Christina, Olof Oliver, Anna Olivia, Goran (my grandfather)and Oscar.
Early in their married life,in November of 1874, Maria and Olof lived in the village of Aspas, in north central Sweden. Olof sold his house and farm here in 1888, so as to move to America.
Originally, the plan had been to immigrate to the United States to Minnesota to join
Family links: 
  Maria Nelson (1849 - 1901)*
  Anna Olivia Nilsson Johnson (1818 - 1957)*
  Brita Nilsson Puddiphatt (1864 - 1916)*
  Olof Olivier Nilsson (1883 - ____)*
  George Nelson (1888 - 1986)*
*Calculated relationship
Mountain View Cemetery
Greater Vancouver Regional District
British Columbia, Canada
Plot: JONES/*/04/023/0016
Maintained by: Rhonda Nelson
Originally Created by: Headstone Genealogist
Record added: Apr 23, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 26251641
Olof Nelson
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Olof Nelson
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From a great-granddaughter.
- Rhonda Nelson
 Added: Jul. 22, 2012
- Jeannie
 Added: Nov. 21, 2011

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