Ingeborg Jonasdotter


Personal and Family Information

Ingeborg was born on 28 DEC 1833 in Pjatteryd, Kronoberg, Smaland, Sweden, the daughter of Jonas Germundsson and Bengta Jonsdotter.

She died on 15 JAN 1913 in Meriden, Jefferson County, Kansas.

She had two marriages/partners. Her first husband was Hakan Andersson Sk├Âld, who she married on 9 SEP 1863 in Stenbrohult, Kronoberg, Smaland, Sweden. Their three known children were August (1863-1901), Anders (1866-?) and Andersson (1868-1868).

Her second husband was Nils Samuelsson, who she married in Sweden. The date has not been found. Their only known child was Bengt Johan (1859-1898).

Pedigree Chart (3 generations)


Ingeborg Jonasdotter


Jonas Germundsson




Bengta Jonsdotter





Birth28 DEC 1833
Place: Pjatteryd, Kronoberg, Smaland, Sweden
Death15 JAN 1913
Place: Meriden, Jefferson County, Kansas
Christening30 DEC 1833
Place: Pjatteryd, Kronoberg, Smaland, Sweden
Place: Meriden, Jefferson County, Kansas


Note 1

!Source: Parish records of Pjatteryd Parish as researched by Elisabeth Thorsell, ET Genealogy.

!Alias: Jonas or Jenas.

!Notes: After the death of her husband, she stayed on at Svenstorp until her emigration to the US on 29 Aug. 1890.


Before her marriage she was engaged to the farmhand, Nils Samuelsson, who lived at Mollekula in Vrigstad Parish, and who became the father of her illegitamate son, Bengt Johan.


Bengt Johan Nilsson mostly lived with his mother and her family until 1881, when he moved to Osby in Kristianstad county.

!Notes: from Cynthia Goynes:

In the Census of 1900 -- Kansas -- Jefferson County -- Rock Creek Township

Image ?? Roll T623_483 Enumerated June 2-4, 1900 In the computer page 4 of 35

Ingeborg Hekonson, age 66, Widow, birth December 1833, Born Sweden, 4 children, 2 living,Farmer

Edward Palmberg, age 23, birth August 1876, Born Sweden, Day Laborer


In the Census of 1910 -- Kansas -- Jefferson County -- Rock Creek Township

Image ?? Roll T624_442 Enumerated April 16, 1910 In the computer page 3 of 33

Ingeborg Hoakanson, age 77, Widow, 4 children born, 1 living, Born Sweden


The above were verified on Edward Palmberg could be her grandson-in-law.