When Ursila Carlson was born on 4 October 1873, in Östbacken, Jämtland, Sweden, her father, Olof Carlson, was 29 and her mother, Sara Svensdotter, was 24. She married Horace Wimmer Fielding on 9 July 1906, in Farmington, Davis, Utah, United States. She immigrated to Logan, Cache, Utah, United States in 1882 and lived in Alsen, Jämtland, Sweden for about 10 years. She died on 19 January 1937, in Cut Bank, Glacier, Montana, United States, at the age of 63, and was buried in Logan, Cache, Utah, United States.
Some characteristic forenames: Scandinavian Erik, Nels, Lennart, Nils, Sven, Helmer, Iver, Berger, Erland, Lars, Anders, Evald.
Americanized form (and a less common Swedish variant) of Swedish Carlsson or Karlsson . This is also an Americanized form of the Norwegian and Danish cognates Carlsen and Karlsen . Compare Charlson .
German: variant of Karlson and, in North America, (also) an altered form of this. This surname is also found in Britain, possibly to be associated first with immigration of German miners into Cumberland in the 16th century.
• My Aunt Nell. My Father’s sister, Nellie Carlson, married Horace Fielding. During World War I, Horace went to war—never to return. It is not thought that he was killed there. He just failed to c …