Monday, March 05, 2007

John Edward Winblad I (1856-1914) naturalization

Index to naturalization of John Edward Winblad I (1856-1914). He was naturalized on November 14, 1889 in Manhattan, New York County, New York City. He was living at 454 Washington Street in Manhattan and was working as a longshoreman. He wrote that he arrived in May of 1882. His witness was John O'Neill who also lived at 454 Washington Street in Manhattan.

Person: John Edward Winblad I (1856-1914) aka Johan Edvard Winblad, Ship's Mate and Longshoreman; Moved to Norway in 1879; Moved to USA circa 1884-1885; Lived in Cuba from 1910 to 1914; Died in Norway on trip to visit his in-laws (b. May 14, 1856, Prästbordet, Ytterlännäs, Västernorrland, Sweden - d. September 24, 1914, Klungeland farm, Vanse parish, Farsund, Vest-Agder, Norway)

Source: New York Petitions for Naturalization [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2004. Original data: Soundex Index to Petitions for Naturalization filed in Federal, State, and Local Courts located in New York City, 1792-1906.