Claes Elis Asplund

Claes Elis Asplund[1]

Male 1862 - Abt 1933  (71 years)

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  • Name Claes Elis Asplund 
    Born 21 Mar 1862  Madesjö parish,Kalmar, Sweden Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Gender Male 
    Immigration 10 Aug 1888  Castle Gardens, NY Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Occupation 1898 
    Barber-worked with Henry Grumsback-236 E 42nd St.,NYC 
    Occupation 1920 
    Barber Shop 
    Died Abt 12 Dec 1933  Manhattan, New York Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried 15 Dec 1933  St. Michaels Cemetery, Astoria, Oueens Co. New York Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Person ID I15897  New York
    Last Modified 30 May 2012 

    Family Anna Regina Villhelmina Swanson,   b. 20 Jan 1870, Maria Magdalena, Stockholms län (AB) Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Abt 03 Dec 1962, Prob New York Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 92 years) 
    Married 02 Feb 1890  Manhattan,New York Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Charles Elliot Asplund,   b. 30 Jun 1893, New York,New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 08 May 1971  (Age 77 years)
     2. Elis William Asplund,   b. 23 Jul 1890, New York,New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Feb 1928, Prob. New York, New York,USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 37 years)
    Family ID F6261  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 

    • His name was Claes Elis Asplund sometimes spelled as Aspelund in the Swedish parish records.

      1876-Claes leaves his family in Kalmar to start his education by Johan Anton Asplund b. 17 Oct 1850 in the parish of Katarina, Stockholm (relationship to be determined later) Johan was born in the same place as Anna (Swanson) Asplund. He was a barber-surgeon.

      1879- Claes leaves Kalmar for Stockholm

      1887-Claes moves to Sundsvall as a barbers assistant. He moved to that parish from Örebro.

      1888-5th of July he leaves Stockholm for New York, USA

      Petition for Naturalization

      Name: Klas E Asplund
      Naturalization Date: 13 May 1898
      Former Nationality: Scandinavian
      Birth Date: 22 Mar 1862
      Arrival Port: NY NY
      Arrival Date: 10 Aug 1888
      Title and Location of Court: U S District Court, New York, NY
      Volume: 67
      Record Number: 12

      1920-

      1930-Ellis and Anna are living on Sickle Street, NYC He is 68 and she is 60. Their rent is $42.00 and they own a radio usually an indication that a family was doing well financially in those times. They married when she was 20 and he 28 years. That means they should have married about 1890 probably in New York. His year of immigration is 1898 (that is the year he naturalized and according to that paper he arrived on 10 Aug 1888. Anna's immigration year is 1887 which is correct. Ellis is a bank messenger, and Anna does not work. (1930 census-enumerated as Elis Aspland)

  • Sources 
    1. [S4766] Kalmar Domkyrkoförsamling GID# 100008.7.43900, (Name: Genline;).

    2. [S6537] U.S. Federal Censu-New York City-Manhattan Bourough 1920, Roll#T625_1204 ED#808 pg 21B Image#763.
      Ellis Asplund -Head-Rent (probably apartment)58 years-married-Immigration year 1887-Naturalized 1908-born Sweden-employment Barber shop

    3. [S1856] Emihamn CD.

    4. [S5891] St. Michaels Cemetery Records, Grave/lot 8115 plot/section 7.
      He was 71 when he died.


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