Appreciate a lookup for the following brothers who immigrated to Chicago area
at different dates:
Name Birthdate Birthplace * Date immigrated
Lived in USA
Alfred Holmgren 27 Sept 1866 Helsingborg 1888
Olaf Holmgren 3 Oct 1862 1887
Philip Holmgren 28 May 1859 Skona(Skane) 1884/85
Otto Holmgren 22 April 1857 Skowing(Skane) 1882/83
A sister Helena stayed in Sweden,but later married a Dane.
Their parents were Peter Alexander Holmgren and Anna Olsen( died in poor
Family notes that they think Peter was killed in war with Norway.
Alfred and Olaf(Olof) were Blacksmiths(Smeds),Philip was a tailor,Otto a
* Birthplaces as reported in census and naturalization records.Exact places
are not known.
Don't have information on ships lists-any idea where most immigrants left
this area of Sweden?
Thanks for your help!
Marvin Holmgren 21 Dec 1930 grandson of Alfred.