Today, Sunday Dec. 7th, 2014, we welcomed the beautiful baby girl Sophia Rose Swanson. Her parents Phillip Swanson and Kate Hutchings could not be happier. She weighed in at 7 lbs. – 10 oz. and is 20″ long. She is … Continue reading
We reach out at this time to her son, Tim, her daughter Deb, Deb’s son Dan and her husband, Martin at the passing of Ingrid V. (Swanson) Myllykangas. Ingrid V. (Swanson) Myllykangas, 79, of 15 Carter Road, Westminster, died peacefully at her residence Monday … Continue reading
I am very pleased to share that today, Jan. 26, 2014 at 12:57PM, Tanner James Swanson was born to Gary Jr. and his wife, Isabeau. He weighed in at 7 lbs. – 8 oz. and is 20.5″ tall. Here is a side … Continue reading
These songs were originally recorded by Gram Lydia (circa WWII). She much enjoyed music and especially these Christmas Favorites. Enjoy! And, Merry Christmas! Silent Night Away in the Manger Look for more songs to be added over the Holidays!
Back prior to the passing of my paternal grandmother, Lydia Swanson, Lydia gave some items to Shawn L. for keeping. Among them were a World War II Token Ration Book Holder and the contents, some papers and stamps. I have created … Continue reading
Here is another great photo Betty sent in. It’s (L to R) Ingrid, Philip with Arlene on his lap, George, Phil and Ed), the 5 oldest siblings. The picture is circa 1941 or 1942. Hope we get more of these.
Joshua recently sent some family pictures in, I have chatted with both Joshua and Sara briefly on Facebook and hope some day to meet Sara and the kids. When Joshua was little, I visited them often after Steve (his Dad … Continue reading
Here are some examples of the furniture made at Temple Stuart: From the time in which the North Central Massachusetts community was settled with many Swedes and Finns, at the beginning of the last century and the end of the … Continue reading
Phil has suggested that we all look around and see if we have any of the wood-working items that Philip Swanson (Dad/Grandpa) made…and that we take pictures of them to share and then, sometime in the future, maybe bring them … Continue reading
Below is the text of a certificate we received from the great folks at the Parish of Malax, Finland in reference to Lydia (Mattson) Swanson’s descendants: CERTIFICATE for genealogical research Reference: Church Records, I 1 1847-1969 Ev. -luth. Parish of … Continue reading