A third look at my DNA journey

I have a match, Johan, on both Ancestry and FtDna and we share a relatively good amount of DNA on our hits. Ancestry did suggest we were related via his paternal grandmother and her roots in Västmanland. This is correct but its some generations back, about 7. We did think we shared a bit too …

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My great grandfather August Johannesson

August was born 10th February 1861 in Övre Gudhem Dalsland. He was the son of Johannes Andersson (sometimes Andreasson) and Elin Andersdotter. His father came from a long line of farmers in Dalsland. A young August Johannesson. The photo is taken before 1888 Johannes and Elin had in total 8 children of whom two died …

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