Flyttningsbevis Translated

Swedish friends who were our houseguests this week kindly translated the Flyttningsbevis that belonged to my husband’s maternal grandfather, Andrew Ellison. Flyttningsbevis was a form of permission prepared by the pastor of the Swedish church allowing an individual to move away from the parish.

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WITB? Naturalization Papers

This is another posting in the series answering the question “What’s in the box?” and describing a piece of family history found in a metal box in our basement.

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