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New Sweden, Inhabitants in 1693

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Names in the 1693 census of Swedes on the Delaware

From the letter by Charles Springer of New Castle County to Johan Thelin, postmaster of Gothenburg, Sweden requesting and appeal to the king for Swedish ministers, bibles and books. Entitled "An exact list and roll of all the men, women and children that are found and are still alive in New Sweden in Pennsylvania on the Delaware River." Transcribed and annotated by Peter Stebbins Craig.

An exact list and roll of all the men, women and children which are found and still alive in New Sweden (now Delaware, in 1693 called Pennsylvania), on the Delaware River. This roll was taken by the inhabitants and sent in a letter to Sweden, reporting on their condition. http://nc-chap.org/cranehook/names1693.php

Total - 188 Swedish families, comprising 942 persons

Wicaco (Philadelphia) Congregation Page 1

Ref. No. Normalized Version      Souls    Original List

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  • 1 Peter Gunnarsson Rambo 2 "Petter Rambo Senior"
  • 2 Peter Rambo, Jr. 6 "Petter Rambo Junior"
  • 3 John Rambo 6 "Johan Rambo"
  • 4 Anders Rambo 8 "Anders Rambo"
  • 5 Gunnar Rambo 9 "Gunnar Rambo"
  • 6 Lars Petersson Cock 11 "Captain Lasse Cock"
  • 7 Eric Petersson Cock 9 "Erick Cock"
  • 8 Måns Petersson Cock 8 "Mouns Cock"
  • 9 John Petersson Cock 7 "John Cock"
  • 10 Peter Petersson Cock 7 "Petter Cock"
  • 11 Gabriel Petersson Cock 7 "Gabriell Cock"
  • 12 Anders Svensson Bonde [Boon] 11 "Anders Bonde"
  • 13 Sven Andersson Bonde [Boon] 5 "Swen Bonde"
  • 14 Anders Bengtsson 9 "Anders Bengtsson"
  • 15 Sven Svensson [Swanson] 5 "Swenn Swennsson"
  • 16 John Ollesson Svensson 9 "Johan Swensson"
  • 17 Gunnar Andersson Svensson 5 "Gunnar Swensson"
  • 18 Michael Nisson Lycon 11 "Michell Niellsson"
  • 19 Anders Nilsson Lycon 3 Anders Niellsson"
  • 20 Brita Gustafsson [Justis] 6 "Britta Göstaffsson"
  • 21 Gustaf Gustafsson [Justis] 8 "Göstaff Göstasson"
  • 22 Jonas Nilsson 4 "Jonas Niellsson"
  • 23 Nils Jonasson [Jones] 6 "Nielss Jonesson"
  • 24 Måns Jonasson [Jones] 3 "Mouns Jonesson"
  • 25 Anders Jonasson [Jones] 4 "Anders Jonesson"
  • 26 John Jonasson [Jones] 2 "Johan Jonesson"
  • 27 Hans Geörgen [Urian] 11 "Hans Jörensson"
  • 28 Måns Petersson Stake 1 "Måns Stake"
  • 29 Peter Petersson Stake 3 "Petter Stake"
  • 30 Mårten Mårtensson, Sr. 3 "Morton Mortensson Senr."
  • 31 Mårten Mårtensson, Jr. 10 "Morton Mortensson Junr."
  • 32 Matthias Mårtensson 4 "Matthiass Mårtensson"
  • 33 Otto Ernest Koch [Cock] 5 "Otto Ernest Cock"
  • 34 Anders Petersson Longacre 7 "Anders Pärsson Longåker"
  • 35 Peter Petersson Yocum 9 "Petter Yocomb"
  • 36 John Bowles 1 "John Bowles"
  • 37 John Svensson Skute 4 "John Skutte"
  • 38 Matthias Claessen Holstein 7 "Matthiass Hollsteen"
  • 39 John Ollesson Stille 8 "John Stille"
  • 40 Anders Johnsson Wheeler 4 "Anders Wheller"
  • 41 Måns Göstafsson [Justis] 2 "Mouns Justasson"
  • 42 Nils Nilson Lycon 5 "Neils Leikan"
  • 43 Eric Pålson Mullica 8 "Erick Mollika"
  • 44 Jonas Jürgensson Keen 8 "Jonass Keen"
  • 45 Matthias Hansson Keen 3 "Matthiass Keen"
  • 46 Bengt Andersson Bengtsson 2 "Bengt Bengtsson"

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273

Wicaco Congregation Page 2

  • 47 Christiern Claesson 7 "Christiern Claesson"
  • 48 Nils Nilsson Gästenberg 7 "Neilss Gestenbergh"
  • 49 Eric Nilsson Gästenberg 3 "Erick Gestenbergh"
  • 50 Lars Larsson Boore 8 "Lasse Buur"
  • 51 Claes Johnsson 6 "Claes Johnson"
  • 52 Dirick Johnsson 5 "Dirich Johnson"
  • 53 John Johnsson 2 "John Johnson"
  • 54 Peter Hansson Steelman 4 "Petter Steelman"
  • 55 Frederick Fredericksson King 6 "Frederich König"
  • 56 Elias Johnsson Toy 4 "Ellias Tay"
  • 57 Jöns Hansson Steelman 4 "Jöns Steelman"
  • 58 Caspar Fisk [Fish] 10 "Cassper Fisk"
  • 59 Staffan Johnsson Ekoren 5 "Staffan Ekorn"
  • 60 Peter Mattsson alias Dalbo 9 "Petter Dalboe"
  • 61 Olof Andersson Dalbo 7 "Olle Daelboe"
  • 62 John Mattsson alias Dalbo 11 "John Matzson"
  • 63 Anthony Nilsson alias Long 3 "Antonij Long"
  • 64 Nils Mattsson 3 "Niels Matzson"
  • 65 Israel Åkesson Helm 5 "Israel1 Hellm"
  • 66 Anders Andersson Homman 9 "Anders Homman"
  • 67 Olle Dericksson 7 Olle Dirichsson
  • 68 Anders Carlsson Lock 1 Anders Lockenij
  • 69 Måns Carlsson Lock 1 Mouns Lockeny
  • 70 Hans Petersson 7 Hans Pettersson
  • 71 Hendrick Andersson Kolman 1 Hindrich Collman
  • 72 Jons Gustafsson [Justis] 3 Jöns Jöstaffsson
  • 73 John Hopman [Hoffman] 7 John Hoppman
  • 74 Frederick Hopman [Hoffman] 7 Frederich Hoppman
  • 75 Anders Hopman [Hoffman] 4 Anders Hoppman
  • 76 Nicholas Hopman [Hoffman] 5 Nicolaes Hoppman
  • 77 Måns Jönsson Halton 9 Mouns Hallton
  • 78 Lasse Halton 3 Lasse Hallton
  • 79 John Andersson String 9 John Andersson
  • 80 Olle Petersson 6 Wholle Pettersson
  • 81 Pål Pålsson Corvhorn 1 Larss Paulsson
  • 82 Hans Ollesson 5 Hans Wholleson
  • 83 William Talley 7 William Talleij
  • 84 Mårten Knutsson [Canuteson] 6 Morton Knuttzon
  • 85 Nils Larsson Frände's widow 7 Niels Larsson Frändes änkia
  • 86 Anders Nilsson Frände [Friend] 4 Anders Frände
  • 87 Reynier Petersson 2 Reijneer Pettersson
  • 88 Anders Hendricksson 4 Anders Hindrichsson
  • 89 Johan van Culen 5 John V. Cullen
  • 90 Hendrick Thaten [Torton] 5 Hendrich Tathe
  • 91 John Hendricksson 5 John Hendrichsson
  • 92 John Arian [Archer] 6 John Adrian
  • 93 John Johnsson Ekoren [blank] John Ekorn
  • 94 Wiam Cobb 6 William Kabb
  • 95 Hans Jüensson Keen's widow 5 Hans Keens efterlefwerska

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529

Crane Hook Congregation Page 3

  • 101 Widow of John Stalcop 3 Kerstin Stallcopt
  • 102 Lucas Stedham 7 Lucas Stedham
  • 103 Lulof Stedham 9 Lulloff Stedham
  • 104 Asmund [Erasmus] Stedham 5 Asmund Stedham
  • 105 Adam Stedham 8 Adam Stedham
  • 106 Benedict Stedham 7 Benjamin Stedham
  • 107 Widow of Samuel Petersson 8 Britta Pettersson
  • 108 Jöran Andersson 5 Jöran Andersson
  • 109 Broer Sinnicksson 7 Broor Slnnike
  • 110 Gisbert Walraven 7 Jesper Wallrawen
  • 111 Jonas Walraven 1 Jonas Wallraven
  • 112 Conrad Constantine 6 Conraet Constantine
  • 113 Olle Thomasson 9 Wholle Thommas
  • 114 Peter Pålsson 5 Petter Paulsson
  • 115 John Nomersson [Numbers] 5 John Ommersson
  • 116 Matthias Mattsson de Foss 6 Matthias de Foss
  • 117 Christiern Jöransson 1 Christiern Jöransson
  • 118 Charles Springer 5 Carell Springer
  • 119 John Andersson Cock 7 Johan Andersson
  • 120 Hendrick Jacobsson 4 Henrich Jacobsson
  • 121 Jacob Vander Veer, Sr. 7 Jacob Vn d. Ver Senior
  • 122 Cornelius Vander Veer 7 Cornelius Vn d. Ver
  • 123 William Vander Veer 1 William Vn d. Ver
  • 124 Jacob Vander Veer, Jr. 1 Jacob Vn d. Ver Junior
  • 125 John Vander Veer 3 John Vn d. Ver
  • 126 Hans Petersson 5 Hans Pcttersson
  • 127 Peter Petersson Smith 3 Petter Pettersson
  • 128 Paul Petersson 3 Påwell Pettersson
  • 129 Peter Månson [Mounson] 5 Petter Mounsson
  • 130 Johan Månson [Mounson] 5 Johan Mounsson
  • 131 Hendrick Ollesson Tussey 4 Hendrich Tossa
  • 132 John Tussey 2 John Tossa
  • 133 Thomas Jones 4 Thomas Jones
  • 134 Jacob Clemmentsson 8 Jacob Clemmetzon
  • 135 Olle Rosse [Rawson] 5 Olle Rosse
  • 136 Jacob Classon 6 Jacob Claesson
  • 137 Hendrick Andersson Smith 5 Hendrich Andersson
  • 138 Hendrick Evertsson 9 Hendrich Iwarsson
  • 139 Johan Mattsson Skrika, Jr. 3 Johan Skrika
  • 140 Matthias Mattsson Skrika 1 Mlatthiass Skrika
  • 141 Olle Pålsson [Paulson] 9 Olle Påulsson
  • 142 John Hansson Steelman 5 Johan Steelman
  • 143 Hendrick Petersson Parker 4 Hendrick Parkom
  • 144 Simon Johnsson 10 Simon Johnson
  • 145 John Granthum 3 John Grantum
  • 146 Bengt Pålsson [Paulson] 5 Bengt Påulsson
  • 147 Lars Pålsson Kämpe 6 Lase Kempe
  • 148 Gustaf Pålsson [Paulson] 6 Gösta Påullsson
  • 149 Hans Göstafsson [Justis] 7 Hans Göstaffsson
  • 150 Peter Stalcop 6 Petter Stålpkoft
  • 151 Jöran Jöransson Båtsman, Jr. 3 Jörran Botzman

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795

Crane Hook Congregation page 4

  • 152 Eric Andersson Jöransson 2 Erick Jüransson
  • 153 Jöran Jöransson Orrhan 1 Jöran Jöransson
  • 154 Lawrence Osterson/Eustason 2 Lorentz Osterson
  • 155 John Hendricksson 6 Johan Hendrichsson
  • 156 David Hendricksson Bilderback 7 Dawidh Hendrichsson
  • 157 Charles Petersson 5 Karell Pettersson
  • 158 Isaac Savoy 7 Isacc Savoy
  • 159 Olle Fransson 7 Wholle Franson
  • 160 Lars Petersson 1 Lasse Piettersson
  • 161 Matthias Nilsson Repot 3 Matthias Reepoot
  • 162 Olle/William Slubey 3 Wholle Slobbe
  • 163 Matthias Nilsson Stark 3 Matthiass Stark
  • 164 Israel Nilsson Stark 1 Israell Stark
  • 165 John Johnsson Stalcop 6 Johan Stalcop
  • 166 Paul Paulsson Mink 5 Paull Mink
  • 167 John Johnsson Scoggin 6 Johan Skaggen
  • 168 Nils Nilsson Repot 3 Niels Repott
  • 169 Hendrick Jacobsson 1 Hendrich Jacobs
  • 170 Matthias Jacobsson 1 Matthiass Jacobs
  • 171 Anders Sinnicksson 5 Anders Sinneke
  • 172 John Hendrickson, Jr. 3 Johan Hendrichsson Junior
  • 173 Anders Anderson Weinam 4 Anders Weinom
  • 174 Michael Larsson Weinam 4 Michell Larsson
  • 175 Lars Larsson Weinam 1 Lars Larsson
  • 176 Hendrick Danielsson 5 Hendrich Daniellsson
  • 177 Olle Larsson Tussey 4 Wholle Torsson
  • 178 Jonas Scoggin's widow 6 Jonas Skaggens änkia
  • 179 Lars Larsson Tussey 1 Larss Tossa
  • 180 Matthias Larsson Tussey 1 Matthias Tossa
  • 181 Staffan Jöransson 5 Staffan Jürensson
  • 182 Lars Larsson Hendricksson 7 Larss Larsson
  • 183 Jöran Ericsson Litien 1 Jüran Ericksson
  • 184 Jacob Hendricksson 5 Jacob Hendrichson
  • 185 Peter Lucasson Petersson 1 Petter Lucas
  • 186 Lucas Lucasson Petersson 1 Lucas Lucasson
  • 187 Hans Lucasson Petersson 1 Hance Lucasson
  • 188 Olle Ollesson Kuckow 8 Olle Kuckow
  • 189 Hendrick Slubey 2 Hendrich Slobeij
  • 190 Stoffel Michel Meyer 7 Christoffer MeiJör
  • 191 Hendrick Larsson Corvhorn 6 Hendrich Larsson
  • 192 Matthias Ericsson Hammalin 3 Matthias Ericksson
  • 193 Eric Ericsson Hammalin 1 Erick Ericksson
  • 201 Thomas Dennis [Denny] 6 Thomas Diinnis
  • 202 Andrew Robeson 3 Anders Robertzon
  • 203 Robert Longshore 4 Robert Longshore
  • 204 Anders Dericksson 1 Anders Dirichsson
  • 205 Christiern Thomasson's widow 6 Christiern Thomass änkia
  • 206 Paul Johnsson Salung 3 PAul Sahlunge
  • 207 Laurence Marcusson Huling 1 Loretz Hollingz

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971

Appended to the above list was a supplemental list, which was entitled, 'This list is also to let you know how many there are of the old Swedes and Finns that are still alive that have come from our fatherland." That list, keyed to the family involved (where known), was as follows:

  • 1 Petter Ramboe - who have been here
  • 12 Anders Bonde - for 54 years
  • 14 Anders Bengtvon
  • 15 Swen Swenson
  • 18 Michell Niellsson
  • 22 Jonas Niellsson
  • 28 Mouns Staake
  • 30 Morten Mortensson Senior
  • 31 Morten Mortensson Junior
  • 43 Erick Mollika
  • 64 Nielss Matzon
  • 63 Antonij Long
  • 65 Israell Hellm
  • 66 Anders Homman
  • 67 Olle Dirichsson
  • 70 Hans Piettersson
  • 71 Hendrich Kollman
  • 72 Jöns Jöstasson
  • 77 Mouns Hallton
  • 82 Hans Ollesson
  • 118 Carell Christoffersson Springer
  • 120 Hendrich Jacobsson
  • 134 Jacob Clemmesson
  • 135 Olle Rosse
  • 137 Hindrich Andersson
  • 138 Hindrich Iwarsson
  • 144 Simon Johnsson
  • 166 Paull Mink
  • 141 Olle Påulsson
  • 80 Olle Pettersson
  • 171 Anders Sinnike
  • 109 Broor Sinnike
  • 194 Eskell Andersson
  • 116 Matthiass de Foss
  • 155 John Hendrichsson
  • 173 Anders Weinom
  • 181 Staffan Jüransson
  • 188 Olle Kuckow
  • 204 Anders Dirichsson
  • 195 Anders Ming [Mink]