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On June 30th we had a big family reunion for Josefina and Carl Jonssons descendants with 140 people attending. More pictures can been found here.

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Axel Ahlstrand

Julie took this photo of Axel and Juanita’s gravestone at Mt. Olive Cemetery in Chicago. Axel was one of Carl Ahlstrand’s sons in the second marriage and lived in the Chicago area with his wife Juanita Kirby and their daughter June. He also spent a couple of years working in Los Angeles.

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A photo of Josefina Ahlstrand, my great grandmother, and a sister to Carl Ahlstrand mentioned below in the post from May 25th. Josefina was born August 21, 1853.

Josefina married Carl Jonsson on New Years Eve 1881 and this is her and Carl’s grave at Näsby cemetery.

On January 5th, 1858, Carl Jonson was born here in this house in Steninge, Näsby parish.

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