Jonas Westran, an industrious and energetic farmer of Wethersfield Township , residing on section 9, was born in Sweden , Nov. 4, 18 42 . He emigrated to America in 1864, and later came to Henry County , and settled in Wethersfield Township , on a tract of land of 180 acres, all of which is improved and in excellent condition.

In Sweden , May 29, 1864 , our subject formed a matrimonial alliance with Christina Erickson, who was .also a native of Sweden , born Jan. 8, 1838 . Of their union have been born 10 children, eight of whom survived. The following are their names : John, William, Edmund, Bina, Christine, Emma, Amanda and Jonas


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