Looking for information about Johan Peter Magnuson and his wife, Anna Christina Jacobson. They came from the province of Kronoberg in Sweden. Anna Christina was born in the village of Alghult. She was the daughter of Jacob Jacobson and Sofia Mathilda Carlsdotter.
They immigrated with their daughter, Clara, to Minnesota in 1881. They had 10 children by 1900 but only 8 were living. The known children are Clara (b. 1880); Carl (Mar 1884); John (Feb 1886); Arvid (Dec 1888); Emil (May 1890); Otto (Nov 1894); Frida (Nov 1896); and Ethel (Jun 1898).
In the 1900 census, they were living in Hawk Creek twp., Renville Co., Minnesota. Some of the children may have moved later to Yellow Medicine Co., Minnesota.