Gustav Adolf Nyblom: He was a mining engineer who had lived at 8, Mosebacke Torg, Stockholm, Sweden; his relatives may still have lived there in 1915. He had been born 15 May 1885 in Stockholm and graduated from Tekniska Högskolan (Technical University) in Stockholm in 1907 and receved a degree in engineering. He had moved to Canada on 5 August 1910 and was working at Lake Superior Corporation in Sault Sainte Marie, Ontario. He had come to the USA 23 August 1910, however, on the Oscar II. In 1911, he lived at Algoma, Ontario, Canada. His former boss, Ernst Sjöstedt, had been lost in the sinking of the Titanic three years earlier. His father was Klaes Johan Andersson, Storkyrkobrinken 12, Stockholm; a master tailor; he had been born 27 June 1850 at Alunda, Sweden. Klaes Johan Andersson had been married before; 11 October 1873 he had married Amanda Paulia Jansson in St. Nikolai parish, Stockholm. Amanda, who may have been born 25 February 1849 at Vendel, Uppsala, either divorced him or died, since Klaes was married to Beata (Andersson) Pyk by 1886. Gustav Adolf’s mother was Beata (nee Andersson Pyk; b. 25 November 1857 at Brunnby, Malmöhus County) Andersson and he had eleven brothers and sisters including three by his father’s first wife and one stillborn sibling; Simon Petrus, b. 5 January 1875 (mother: Amanda Paulia Jansson), Josef Waldemar, b. 11 October 1876 (mother: Amanda Paulina Jansson) Eva Ingeborg, b. 30 September 1878 (mother: Amanda Paulia Jansson), Johan Martin, b. 1883, Klas Wilhelm, b. 1 September 1886, Andreas Edvin, b. 24 February 1888, Karl Albin, b. 6 May 1889, Märta Beata, b. 11 October 1890, Oscar Henrik, b. 16 September 1894, and Nils Erik, b. 13 December 1895. One sibling was stillborn 12 February 1893. All of the children in the family had been born in Stockholm City. He was noted as a mining engineer at the time. Gustav’s parents later divorced and his mother passed away 29 July 1944.
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