Ingrid Swenson
1871 - 1938

FACTS AT A GLANCE
BORN: 23 OCT 1871
         Vasterstad, Skane, Sweden
MARRIED: Ola Monsson SWENSON
         04 JAN 1893
         Henning, Minnesota
DIED: 13 JAN 1938
         Woodside Township, Otter Tail County, Minnesota


Ingrid Okeson was the second of Ola and Bengta's four children.

Ingrid married Ola Swenson on January 4th, 1894 in Henning, Minnesota. Ola was born on Christmas day in 1862 in Vasterstad, Skane, Sweden. He died just after his fiftieth birthday on December 31st, 1912 in Almorra, Minnesota. Ola's parents are listed as Mans Jonsson and Anna Persdotter. It is not known where the name Swenson came from.

Ingrid and Ola had at least four children that survived into adulthood. Ingrid's first child died in its infancy. Ellen appears in the 1910 Census but little else is known about her.

Ingrid lived to be 66 years of age, having outlived her husband by 25 years.


HUSBAND of Ingrid Okeson:
    Ola SWENSON

     1863-1912

PARENTS of Ingrid Okeson:
    Ola OKESON

     1836-1922
    Bengta Augusta NILSDOTTER
     1846-1895

CHILDREN of Ingrid Okeson:
   1. Marie SWENSON

        1893-1893
   2. Albin William SWENSON
        1894-1966
   3. Josephina Albertina (JOHNSON)
        1896-1921
   4. Oscar Lehart SWENSON
        1899-1983
   5. Alice Maria (McGOWAN)
        1902-1989
   6. Ellen B.
        abt 1908-



OKESON FAMILY HOMEPAGE