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John Andrew Arland (1866 - 1956)

John Andrew Arland
Born in Ystad, Swedenmap
Son of and [mother unknown]
[sibling(s) unknown]
Husband of — married 1897 in Minnesota, USAmap
Died in Surrey, British Columbia, Canadamap
Profile last modified | Created 2 Oct 2013 | Last significant change: 18 Feb 2021
03:46: Patricia (Howard) Gray edited the Biography for John Andrew Arland (1866-1956). [Thank Patricia for this]
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John was born in 1866 in Ystad, Sweden.

He immigrated to North America around 1887 first to Minnesota and then to British Columbia, where he spent his working life as a poultry farmer.

John died at home in 1956 of a coronary thrombosis. Several members of his family are buried at Hazelmere cemetery in Surrey, B.C. but he is not.


Thanks to Erin Breen for starting this profile. Click the Changes tab for the details of contributions by Erin and others.


  • British Columbia. Department of Health, Division of Vital Statistics. Registration of Death, registration number 56-09-003589, Arland, John Andrew. Genealogy, B.C. Archives, Royal BC Museum.
  • "Minnesota, State Census, 1895," index and images, FamilySearch ( : accessed 02 Oct 2013), Polk County > Gervais > image 6 of 8.
  • Census of Canada, 1901. British Columbia, Yale & Cariboo (#5) Subdistrict: Kootenay (West/Ouest) Rossland (Riding/Division) H-1 Page 23.
  • Census of Canada, 1911. British Columbia District Name: Yale-Cariboo District Number: 14 Sub-District Name: Okanagan Sub-District Number: 39 Family Number: 313 Page Number: 27.

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