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John Peter Sjolander

John Peter Sjolander, Swedish farmer, writer.

Background

  • Sjolander, John Peter was born on March 25, 1851 in Hudiksvall, Sweden. Son of Olof and Margaret (Larson) Sjolander.

  • Education

    • Educational public schools, private tutelage and by reading.

    Career

    • Came to America, 1871. Contributor verse and stories and papers on agricultural subjects to various publications in the United States and Europe.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Democrat

    Connections

    • Married Caroline Bush, of Cedar Bayou, Texas, May 23, 1878.
    • father: Olof Sjolander
    • mother: Margaret (Larson) Sjolander
    • spouse: Caroline Bush
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    Born March 25, 1851
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