About Edvard A Larsson-Rondberg
Mr Edvard A. Larsson-Rondberg
- Born: Monday 2nd December 1889
- Age: 22 years
- Last Residence: in Lysvik Sweden
- Occupation: General Labourer
- 3rd Class passenger
- First Embarked: Southampton on Wednesday 10th April 1912
- Ticket No. 347065 , £7 15s 6d
- Destination: Missoula Montana United States
- Died in the sinking.
- Body Not Recovered
Mr Edvard Larsson-Rondberg, 22, was born 2 December 1889 the son of Farmer Lars Persson and Maria Nilsdotter, Ransbysäter, Lysvik, Värmland, Sweden. He worked as a cook and lived at 533 East Trent St. Missoula, Montana. He had a brother Nils Rondberg who lived in Beaver, Montana.
Edvard Larsson, who called himself Rondberg in USA, had returned to Sweden to take with him his fiancee, Berta Nilsson. He was returning with her from Lysvik to Missoula. They boarded the Titanic at Southampton.
Edvard Larsson-Rondberg died in the sinking, his body was not recovered.
The Mansion House Fund paid 874.08 Kr (£ 48) to his parents and a claim for damages of 1366.50 Kr (£75) was paid 31 May 1914.
Notes Rondberg and Larsson are on some lists as two different persons.
References Claes-Göran Wetterholm (1988, 1996, 1999) Titanic. Prisma, Stockholm. ISBN 91 518 3644 0
Acknowledgements Leif Snellman, Finland