Elsa Maria Elisabet Näslund Winblad

  • Birth 29 Apr 1829 Västernorrlands län, Sweden
  • Death 3 Feb 1907 Anundsjo, Örnsköldsviks kommun, Västernorrlands län, Sweden
  • Burial Anundsjo, Örnsköldsviks kommun, Västernorrlands län, Sweden
  • Memorial ID 7873791

Elsa Maria Elisabet Näslund (1829-1907) was a fraternal twin of Olof Näslund. (b. April 29, 1829; Hede, Jämtland, Sweden - d. February 3, 1907; Anundsjo. Örnsköldsviks kommun, Västernorrlands län, Sweden)

Elsa was the second, great-granddaughter of Anders Örbom (1675-1740) who was a Captain in the Swedish Army.

She was the daughter of Israel Näslund (1796-1869), the Vicar of Ytterlännäs and Johanna Gustafva Ruuth (1800-1860).

April 29, 1829 in Hede, Jämtland, Sweden.

Elsa's siblings include: Johan Israel Näslund (1822-1906) the 26th Reverend of Härnösand, Sweden (1859-1866) who married Emma Maria Falk (1817-1860); Carl Gustaf Näslund (1825-1899) the Reverend of Arnäs, Sweden (1872-1889) who married Kristina Carolina Sjöström (1839-?); Olof Emanuel Näslund (1829-1906) who was a land surveyor in Härnösand and was Elsa's fraternal twin, and he married Annette Brandell (1820-?); and Johanna Näslund (1838-?).

Elsa married Anton Julius Winblad I (1828-1901) who was the church organist and schoolteacher of Ytterlännäs on August 07, 1855. Anton was previously married to Margareta Kristina Höglund I (1819-1853) aka Greta Stina Höglund.

Together they had the following children: John Edward Winblad I (1856-1914) who ran away from home rather than become a reverend and married Salmine Sophia Severine Pedersen (1862-1914) aka Salmina Olsdatter, in Norway and emigrated to the United States; Karl Israel Winblad (1857-1858) who was born on September 12, 1857, and died as an infant on September 19, 1858 of whooping cough; Johanna Maria Winblad (1859-1916) who married Per Olof Bernhard Vahlberg (1852-1927); Carl Gustaf Winblad (1861-1863) aka Gustaf Winblad, who was born on April 10, 1861, and died as an infant on March 06, 1863; Anton Teodor Winblad (1862-?) who was born on December 07, 1862 and he became a Lieutenant in the military; Maria Elisabet Winblad (1865-1937) aka Maria Elizabeth Winblad, who married the storekeeper, Jonas Kempe (1861-1918), and had children and grandchildren; and Frideborg Winblad (1869-1964) who was born in Anundsjö and never married, and became a teacher in Ytterlännäs.

Anton and Elsa appeared in the 1890 census of Sweden living in Anundsjö with: their daughter, Frideborg Winblad; and Antonette Kristina Winblad (1854-aft1890), an unmarried daughter from Anton's first marriage to Margareta Kristina Höglund.

Elsa died on February 3, 1907 in Anundsjo. Örnsköldsviks kommun, Västernorrlands län, Sweden.

She was buried in Anundsjo in the grave of Anton Julius Winblad and the grave is preserved.

The image that has been tentatively identified as her comes from the collection of Maria Elizabeth Winblad (1895-1987). It was on the page with the labelled image of Olof Emanuel Näslund (1829-1906) dated from 1905. Elsa would be the only person from her generation still alive in 1905. The photographer was N.G. Nilsson of Sollefteå, Sweden.

Elsa Maria Elisabet Näslund (1829-1907) was the second, great-grandmother of Richard Arthur Norton (1958- ). She was the first cousin, three times removed from Anthony Marvin Wells (1942- ).

Researched and written by Richard Arthur Norton (1958- ) for Findagrave starting on September 17, 2003. Updated on October 22, 2014 with information on her image and the place of her death.






  • Created by: Richard Arthur Norton (1958- )
  • Added: 17 Sep 2003
  • Find A Grave Memorial 7873791
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Elsa Maria Elisabet Näslund Winblad (29 Apr 1829–3 Feb 1907), Find A Grave Memorial no. 7873791, citing Anundsjö kyrkogård, Anundsjo, Örnsköldsviks kommun, Västernorrlands län, Sweden ; Maintained by Richard Arthur Norton (1958- ) (contributor 46580804) .