Erik Granstrom

Erik Granstrom

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Erik D. Granstrom
Born 1970s.
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DNA Genealogy.
Very interested in learning this program.
Ferndale, California, a community my Francis' ancestors helped build in the late 1800's.
My maternal grandfathers family has German Roots.
My grandpa's moms last name, lots of Gettz relations from Pennsylvania.
Genealogy in the Media Project.
My fathers family.
Helping my friend research his family tree, lots of Keetons and Keatons.
My mothers family.
The Magna Carta Project.
Friends family name.
Interested in setting some up.
Lifelong Oregonian. Oregon Project. I reside near Sandy, Oregon.
Have many Oregon Trail ancestors on my maternal grandmothers side.
Have family from Pitea, Sweden.
Extended Family on my mothers side.
Oregon Project.
Extended family on my fathers side.
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Erik Granstrom's DNA has been tested for genealogical purposes. It may be possible to confirm family relationships by comparing test results with Erik or other carriers of his ancestors' Y-chromosome or mitochondrial DNA. Y-chromosome DNA test-takers in his direct paternal line on WikiTree:
  • Erik Granstrom: Family Tree DNA Y-DNA Test 111 markers, haplogroup R-YP4252, FTDNA kit #654292
Mitochondrial DNA test-takers in the direct maternal line:
  • Erik Granstrom: Family Tree DNA mtDNA Test Full Sequence, haplogroup K1a4a1a3, FTDNA kit #654292
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posted by Azure Robinson
Swedish research:

posted by Erik Granstrom
edited by Erik Granstrom
So to connect to Johan Ludvig Runeberg

Go on his side up to Måns Carlsson (Nordin) Bröms (1662 - 1744)

Add in his wife, Ingeborg Ebba Jonsdotter

then his daughter: Anna Månsdotter Nordin

then her son Olof Nordenström

then his daughter Elisabet Margareta Nordenström

the her husband Johan Christopher Ruuth

his daughter Johanna Gustafva Ruuth

then her husband, Israel Naslund and then her son, Olof Emanuel Naslund

then enter in Anna (Brandell) Naslund

who was the daughter of Reverend Pehr Brandell 1 January 1781 – 4 May 1841

who was the son of Pär Pärsson Brandell

who connects down to me.

posted by Erik Granstrom
So how does this couple, George W. McBee (1835 - 1879) ( and Missouri Elizabeth Porter relate to John McBee (1840) and Missouri Winkle (1844-1873) (

So what we have so far on WikiTree: Missouri Elizabeth (Porter) McBee (1850 - 1875) Born 20 Jan 1850 in Missouri Wife of George W. McBee — married before 1865 Died 2 Sep 1875 in Benton, Oregon

Additonal Sources for Missouri Porter:

United States Census, 1870 Household Role Sex Age Birthplace George Mc Bee Male 33 MIssouri Elizabeth Mc Bee Female 20 MIssouri Mary Mc Bee Female 5 Oregon Henry Mc Bee Male 2 Oregon "United States Census, 1870", database with images, FamilySearch ( : 14 June 2019), Elizabeth Mc Bee in entry for George Mc Bee, 1870.

AND Missouri Winkle (1844 - 1873) Born 24 Apr 1844 in Sullivan, Missouri Daughter of Issac W Winkle and Martha (Bragg) Winkle Died 2 Sep 1873 in Benton, Oregon

Additional Sources for Missouri Winkle:

1850 Census of Benton County, Oregon First census to list whole families: 33/33 Isaac Winkle 46 M Tenn Martha 43 F Ala Gillian 15 F Ala Martha 13 F Ala Minerva 6 F Mo (Family records state her name was Missouri) Record also states that they emigrated from Alabama to Missouri between 1836 and 1844 when Missouri was born. She was named after their new home. In 1848 the whole family moved to the Oregon Territory across the Oregon trail along with their Porter sons in law. Also young single brother McCauley Porter who became the husband of young Martha in 1853, in Bento County, Oregon.

and a third Missouri? Missouri Porter daughter of John Edward Porter and Mary Winkle.

posted by Erik Granstrom
edited by Erik Granstrom
As of Nov 7th, 2019.

Out of 2046 possible ancestors in 10 generations, 604 (29.52%) have WikiTree profiles. 52/604 (8.61%) are duplicates due to pedigree collapse. 178 ancestors are missing at least one parent:

posted by Erik Granstrom
Catherine Anne (Pontius) Idleman (1828 - 1899)

Connect up to Johan Nickel Pontius (1728)

Add Caharine's father and grandfather in to connect to Nicholas. Add bio and sources for wife of Nicholas that I just connected.

Johannes Frederick Pontius

posted by Erik Granstrom
You asked if Sir John Guildford had a daughter named Catherine? No record found, so source may be incorrect and her father is to be found elsewhere.
posted by [Living Bethune]
Possible Lukens/Porter way back connection.


does not look like it will add up correctly....

posted by Erik Granstrom

Erik is 19 degrees from Donald Howard, 18 degrees from Julia Howe and 19 degrees from Henry VIII of England on our single family tree. Login to find your connection.

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