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Mossberg in Sheridan

Mossberg in Sheridan

Posted: 1328485448000
Classification: Query
Edited: 1328485531000
Surnames: Mossberg
Hi! Im looking for information about some Mossbergs in Sheridan County.
One of them Olof (Ole) Mossberg was a Sheriff between 1915-1918 in Sheridan.

Ole (1867-1955) and Helga (1873-1951) Mossberg
his brother
Nels (1871-1949)and Jenny (1874-1949) Mossberg

Ole and Nels where brothers of my great great grandfather
Herman Mossberg who stayed in Sweden. thanks!


Re: Mossberg in Sheridan

Posted: 1333489581000
Classification: Query
Surnames: Mossberg
In 1900 Nelson was living in Sheridan, Sheridan, Wyoming.
Nelson Mossberg, head, b. June 1870, Sweden, single, immigrated 1888, cook.

He married Jenny sometime after the 1900 and before the 1930 Censuses.
In 1930 they were living in Dry Creek, Arapahoe, Colorado.
Nels Mossberg, head, b. Sweden, 59, imm 1888, naturalized, general farmer.
Jenny, wife, b. Sweden, 54, imm 1910, nat, 54.

I couldn't find their death information.

In 1900 Ole was living in Sheridan, Sheridan, Wyoming.
Ole Mosbug b. Sweden, Aug 1867, single, ranch laborer.

He married Helga after the 1900 but before the 1910 Census.

In 1910 they were living in Sheridan.
Olaf Mossburg, head, b. Sweden, 41, marr 7 yrs, deputy sheriff county.
Helga, wife, b. Sweden, 30.
They had three boarders living in their house.

In 1920 they were living in Banner, Sheridan, Wyoming.
Ole Mossberg, head, b. Sweden, 52, imm 1889, nat, general farmer.
Helga M., wife, b. Sweden, 46, imm 1885, nat.
Carl Johnson, nephew, b. IL, 9.

In 1930 they were living in Sheridan Co., WY.
Olaf Mosberg, b. Sweden, 62, farmer grains & stock.
Helga M., b. Sweden, 57.
Carl A. L. Johnson, b. IL, 29 [assume he's the same nephew], farmer hay & grain.

I couldn't find their death info either. Successful Searching!

Re: Mossberg in Sheridan

Posted: 1333490671000
Classification: Query
Hi again,
Something I forgot to tell you is that the 1940 Census was released yesterday. However, we don't have any idea when it will be indexed for Colorado and Wyoming. That will provide more information about when they died.

I'd check back next January. J

Re: Mossberg in Sheridan

Posted: 1335910734000
Classification: Query
Thank you very much! I will look into that 1940 Cencus.

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