Jämtlands län, Sweden
|Death: ||Oct. 2, 1955|
New Haven County
Son of Martha (Johnson) Engvall and
L. Gustave Engvall
Born in Hjerpen, Jamtlands, Sweden.
Given name in Sweden was Oskar. In America he was named John Oscar. But, mostly he was called Jack.
He sailed to America in 1893 at the age of 4 on The Teutonic out of Liverpool, England and arrived at Ellis Island New York on 15 Dec 1893 with his mother Martha Johnson Engvall, and brother George, an infant, and his sister Signe (Sarah), age 6.
Jack had eight siblings:
Sarah (1887 - 1952)
George (1892 - 1903)
Victor (1895 - 1971)
Lillian (1896 - 1982)
Edna (1899 - 1936)
Helen (1904 - 1979)
Leslie (1906 - 1990)
Ona (1912 - 1960)
Husband of Elizabeth (Hoekner) Engvall and they had 2 daughters: Dorothea born 1917 and Justine born 1926.
***On the United States Federal Census of 1920, ONLY two Engvalls show;
Gustave and his son John.***
***On the United States Federal Census of 1930, ONLY four Engvalls show; John, his wife Elizabeth, and their two daughters Dorothea and Justine.***
Uncle Jack was 66 years old.
Rest Forever With Aunt Betty In Heavenly Peace Uncle Jack. Thanks for Coming To America.
Gustave Engvall (1863 - 1944)
Martha Johnson Engvall (1864 - 1939)
Elizabeth Hoerner Engvall (1890 - 1969)
Sarah Christina Engvall Johnson (1887 - 1952)*
John Oscar "Jack" Engvall (1889 - 1955)
George J. Engvall (1891 - 1903)*
Victor L. Engvall (1895 - 1971)*
Edna M. Engvall Ogrisek (1899 - 1936)*
Helen G. Engvall Atwood (1904 - 1979)*
Leslie T. Engvall (1906 - 1990)*
Ona I. Engvall Ericson (1912 - 1960)*
Old Pine Grove Cemetery
New Haven County
Created by: always
Record added: Jul 04, 2001
Find A Grave Memorial# 5590033