Swedish American: Iowa HistoryEdit This Page
From FamilySearch Wiki
Back to Swedish American►
|This Iowa-related article is a stub. You can help by expanding it.
While this page is under construction, may we suggest Cyndi's List.
Swedish Settlements in Iowa
A booklet by O.M. Nelson about the Swedish settlements in Iowa, their founding, development and some of their noted men and women.
Swedes in Sioux City
Gustaf N. Swan published a very detailed book in 1912 about the pioneering Swedes of Sioux City. It is written in Swedish and called "Svenskarna i Sioux City: några blad ur deras historia". A digitized version of this book is available on line from the open collection program of the Harvard University Library (category -- Immigration to the United States 1789-1930) at: http://pds.lib.harvard.edu/pds/view/4178023
Swedes in Sioux City and Vicinity
Written in 1938 by O.M. Nelson for the large Swedish-American population of Sioux City, Iowa. An index of this book is availabe at www.genealogi.se/roots/sioux.htm.
Swedes in Des Moines
This book has been indexed and the index is available from Swedish Roots ( http://www.genealogi.se/roots/ ). The index also is printed in the wiki under Iowa Swedish Biographies.
- This page was last modified on 16 May 2012, at 15:33.
- This page has been accessed 583 times.
New to the Research Wiki?
In the FamilySearch Research Wiki, you can learn how to do genealogical research or share your knowledge with others.Learn More