My husband's great-grandparents who came to Ironwood, Michigan are shown below ... I am trying to find any records or information about their family ... we have completely lost touch.
Simon & Hannah Matson, both born in Finland and all their parents born in Finland.Simon b. October 1863.Hannah b. September 1852.Simon emmigrated 1890 and Hannah emmigrated 1894 with the children.No death dates, but believe death locations to be Ironwood, Michigan.
Son John George Matson, b. July 23, 1880, Finland; Emmigrated 1894.d. August 31, 1913, Spokane, Washington.Married Selma Andrietta Norberg b. May 05, 1885, Harv, Attmär, Sweden; d. Selma Olsen (fr 2nd marriage)d. February 25, 1971, Coeur d'Alene, Idaho.
Daughter Mary Matson, b. October 1887, Finland.Emmigrated 1894.Unknown if married.Unknown death date and location.
Help regarding this Matson family would be invaluable! Donna