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Matthias Matthiasson (b. - 1678)

a Finns From Värmland County, Sweden, arrived in New Sweden 1656. He moved, later in 1671, to settle at Boughttown in present Salem County, New Jersry, where he died about 1678

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Matthias Nilsson (b. - 1687)

Mathas Nilsson (#72), Hendrick Nilsson (#73) and Nils Nilsson (#74) Finns From Värmland County, Sweden, Had arrived in New Sweden with their Farher Nils Nilsson, Sr., in 1656 and were the origin...

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Nils Nilsson (b. - c.1688)

Mathas Nilsson (#72), Hendrick Nilsson (#73) and Nils Nilsson (#74) Finns From Värmland County, Sweden, Had arrived in New Sweden with their Farher Nils Nilsson, Sr., in 1656 and were the origin...

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Nils Nilsson (b. - 1670)

Mathas Nilsson (#72), Hendrick Nilsson (#73) and Nils Nilsson (#74) Finns From Värmland County, Sweden, Had arrived in New Sweden with their Farher Nils Nilsson, Sr., in 1656 and were the origin...

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Hendrick Nilsson (b. - 1683)

Mathas Nilsson (#72), Hendrick Nilsson (#73) and Nils Nilsson (#74) Finns From Värmland County, Sweden, Had arrived in New Sweden with their Farher Nils Nilsson, Sr., in 1656 and were the origin...

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Jöns Gustafsson (b. - c.1698)

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Pafvel Persson (deceased)

SOURCE: Dr. Peter S. Craig. 1671 Census of the Delaware. Philadelphia: Genealogical Society of Pennsylvania, 1999. pg. 43. A Finn who arrived in New Sweden on the Mercurius in 1656.

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Anders Bengtsson (1640 - 1705)

Anders Bengtsson, born in 1640 near Gothenburg, was a lad of 16 when he arrived in former New Sweden on the Mercurius in 1656. On 22 November 1668, he married Gertrude Rambo, the 18-year-old daughter...

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Johan Papegoja (c.1610 - 1667)

Fourth Governor of New Sweden -------------------- Född under 1610-talet.

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Thomas the Finn Jacobsson (b. - 1679)

Among the many Finns arriving in former New Sweden on the Mercurius in 1656 was the family of Thomas Jacobsson from Let­stigen, Värmland, which included his wife, three children and a m...

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Carl Jönsson (1610 - c.1683)

A Finn from Letstigen, Värmland, arrived in New Sweden (on the Delaware River) aboard the Mercurius in 1656, accompanied by his wife, a maid-servant, and three children. He lived at Marcus Hook....

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Johan Grelsson // Johan Cornelius (1625 - 1683)

Johan Grelsson, his wife Helena and their three children arrived in New Sweden on the ship Mercurius in 1656. He was described as a Finn from Fryksdalen, the valley of the Fryken Lakes in Värm...

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Sinnick Broer the Finn (c.1606 - 1672)

Orginal name is Sinikka Sinnick Broer, a Finn, arrived on the Delaware with his family during the period of Dutch rule, 1655-6 se Page 98 Among the 92 Finns aboard the Mercurius when the ship arriv...

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