Matilda Andrietta Wikberg

22 September 1893–3 April 1954 (Age 60)
Bjuråker, Gävleborg, Sweden

The Life of Matilda Andrietta

When Matilda Andrietta Wikberg was born on 22 September 1893, in Bjuråker, Gävleborg, Sweden, her father, Karl Matias Wikberg, was 28 and her mother, Margit Olsdotter, was 21. She lived in Norwood Park Township, Cook, Illinois, United States in 1920 and Chicago, Cook, Illinois, United States in 1940. She died on 3 April 1954, in Des Plaines, Cook, Illinois, United States, at the age of 60, and was buried in Chicago, Cook, Illinois, United States.

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Charles Krueger
Matilda Andrietta Wikberg
Charles Krueger
Geraldine Gloria Krueger

Spouse and Children



    Charles Krueger


    Geraldine Gloria Krueger


Parents and Siblings

    Karl Matias Wikberg


    Margit Olsdotter




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World Events (8)

1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 3

A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.
1897 · The Union Loop Elevated

Age 4

The Loop was born in political scandal that combined the three elevated railways around Chicago and combined them into one. The scandal was to raise the fares for commuters so state legislators could receive more money while in office. 
1910 · The BSA is Made

Age 17

Being modeled after the Boy Scout Association in England, The Boy Scouts of America is a program for young teens to learn traits, life and social skills, and many other things to remind the public about the general act of service and kindness to others.

Name Meaning

Swedish: variant of Wiberg .

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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Sources (3)

  • Matilda Kreuger in household of Charles Kreuger, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Mathilda Svoboda in household of Ulrich Svoboda, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Matilda A Wikberg in household of Joseph E Weidenfeld, "United States Census, 1910"

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