Margaret Olson1

ID# 885, (1839-1888)
Great-grandmother of Deral Reid West
Ancestors of Deral Reid West
Margaret Persson or Olsen
     Margaret Olson was born on 17 June 1839 in Yttre, Bergsjo, Gauleborg, Sweden. She was the daughter of Per Olofsson and Helena Olofsson. Her birth name was Margretha Pehrsson. She adopted the Anglicised version after immigrating to the US.1 She married Jonas Olof Larsson, son of Lars Jonsson and Christina Olofsson, on 21 May 1861 in Yttre, Gauleborg. She and Jonas Olof Larsson immigrated on 19 May 1866 to United States.1 She and Jonas Olof Larsson lived in Isanti, Isanti County, Minnesota, between 1867 and 1882 after which they moved to Aurora, Sevier County, Utah.1 She died on 28 May 1888 in Aurora, Sevier County, Utah, at age 48.

More details on the Larsson/Larson family are here.
Last Edited=4 Jul 2010

Children of Margaret Olson and Jonas Olof Larsson


  1. [S519] The Larsson Family in America, Manuscript, 1981, FAM 006, Copy privately held by Faye West, Edmonton, Alberta.