Pehr Nilsson Quist

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Pehr/Per Nilsson Quist

Birthplace: Rinkaby, Kristianstad Skane, Sweden
Death: August 29, 1891 (79)
Chisago, Minnesota, United States
Immediate Family:

Son of Nels Bengtson
Husband of Karna Hakansdotter Quist
Father of Nels P Rosen Quist (born Quist); Andrew P. Quist; Ola P Quist; John Per Quist; Rev Hokan P Quist and 2 others
Half brother of Kerstin Persdotter; Ola Persdotter and Hilda Persdotter

Occupation: tailor
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About Pehr Nilsson Quist

Info from the Quist Family Album by Walter P. Quist June 22, 1941 Stillwater, Mn

per Minnesota Historical Society

Per Nelson Quist and Karna Trulson were married in Sweden. They lived there for thirty years and then came to America. Eleven children were born to them. They are Nels, Andrew, Olam John, Hokan, Peter and Martin. Per Nelson passed away at New Sweden, Minnesota at the age of 80. Karna Trulson Quist passed away at New Sweden, MInnesota at the age of 82.

Per Nelson Quist & Karna Trulson Quist had eleven children 3 boys & a girl died in infancy. Seven children came to America. Nels and Andrew came to America together May 1857

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Additional info from:

"The Quist Family Album" by Peter P Quist dated July 30, 1929

Minnesota Historical Society

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Pehr Nilsson Quist's Timeline

January 25, 1812
Rinkaby, Kristianstad Skane, Sweden
August 20, 1835
Rinkaby, Sweden
June 14, 1841
Rinkaby, Kristianstad Skane, Sweden
January 12, 1844
Rinkaby, Kristianstad, Skåne County, Sweden
September 13, 1847
Skåne County, Sweden
July 2, 1849
August 18, 1854
July 26, 1858
Kristianstad Municipality, Sweden