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HJELM Karl Einar

Male 1885 - 1945  (60 years)Deceased


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  • Name  HJELM Karl Einar 
    Born  21 Apr 1885  Kristiania, , Oslo, Norway Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender  Male 
    Emigration  3 May 1907  Oslo, , Oslo, Norway Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    • Karl's ship left port from Oslo, Norway on May 3, 1907 aboard the ship "Montebello". Karl was 22, single, and traveling alone. His occupation is listed a Mechanic, possibly as a mechanic in an iron factory ("jerndreier"). He bought his ticket one month before he sailed. His birthdate is given as 21 Apr 1885, and his residence is listed as Motzfeldtsgd 3 IV.

      He went to Liverpool, England, where he boarded the "Adriatic", arriving in Ellis Island on May 16, 1907, 12 days after he had left his homeland.
    Emmigration Record for Karl Einar Hjelm
    Emmigration Record for Karl Einar Hjelm
    SS Montbello
    SS Montbello
    The ship was built in 1890 by Richardson, Duck Co. It was operated by the Wilson Line out of Hull, England. It operated mainly out of Christiana. It was sold to a company in Valencia, Spain in 1910 and renaamed "Barcelo". It was finally scrapped in 1929. The ship weighed 1,735 gross tons and was a single screw steam Schooner.
    Immigration  16 May 1907  Ellis Island, New York, New York, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3
    • His last place of residence was given as Cania, Norway. He was 22 at the time of travel and traveled aboard the Adriatic. He left port at Liverpool.
    Affadavit of Ship's Master and Surgeon aboard the 'Adriatic'
    Affadavit of Ship's Master and Surgeon aboard the "Adriatic"
    Record of Detention for Karl Einar Hjelm at Ellis Island
    Record of Detention for Karl Einar Hjelm at Ellis Island
    Ship Manifest showing Karl Einar Hjelm on Line 11
    Ship Manifest showing Karl Einar Hjelm on Line 11
    The 'Adriatic'
    The "Adriatic"
    The ship aboard which Karl Einer Hjelm sailed from Liverpool to Ellis Island.
    The 'Adriatic'
    The "Adriatic"
    The ship aboard which Karl Einer Hjelm sailed from Liverpool to Ellis Island.
    1920 US Federal Census  5 Jan 1920  Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    1920 US Federal Census for Boston, Suffolk, MA - Page 5
    1920 US Federal Census for Boston, Suffolk, MA - Page 5
    Naturalization  5 Jun 1922  , , Massachusetts, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Karl Hjelm's Certificate of Naturalization
    Karl Hjelm's Certificate of Naturalization
    Karl Hjelm's Petition for Naturalization
    Karl Hjelm's Petition for Naturalization
    Occupation  1923 
    Cement Worker 
    1930 US Federal Census  21 Apr 1930  Milton, Norfolk, Massachusetts, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    1930 US Federal Census for Milton, Norfolk, MA - Page 27A
    1930 US Federal Census for Milton, Norfolk, MA - Page 27A
    WWII Draft Registration  26 Apr 1942  Milton, Norfolk, Massachusetts, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    WWII Draft Registration Card for Carl Einar Hjelm -  Back
    WWII Draft Registration Card for Carl Einar Hjelm - Back
    WWII Draft Registration Card for Carl Einar Hjelm - Front
    WWII Draft Registration Card for Carl Einar Hjelm - Front
    Occupation  Steeplejack, Sailor 
    • Mr. Hjelm is reported to have placed the gold leaf on the dome of the State Capital Building in Boston three times - once in the early 30s or so, again in approximately 1938, and again after the war, after the gold leaf had been painted black to make it harder for air raids to see.
    Died  5 Sep 1945 
    Age  60 years 
    Person ID  I10  One Big Family Tree
    Last Modified  18 May 2013 

    Father  HJELM Adolf,   b. 29 Sep 1853, Varmland, Sweden Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Jan 1916  Age: 62 years 
    Mother  JANSDATTER Kristina,   b. 11 Feb 1857, Varmland, Sweden Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Jul 1947  Age: 90 years 
    Married  25 Jul 1880 
    Family ID  F559  Group Sheet

    Family  LARSEN AnnÁ Lovise Hermine,   b. 27 Jul 1885,   d. 2 Nov 1941  Age: 56 years 
    Married  2 Apr 1910  Providence, Providence, Rhode Island, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Children 
     1. HJELM Walter Kenneth,   b. 4 Jul 1911,   d. 15 Jul 1990  Age: 79 years
     2. HJELM Edna,   b. 16 Oct 1913,   d. 23 Mar 1916  Age: 2 years
     3. HJELM Edna Bernice,   b. 28 Jun 1917, Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Jan 2011, Vero Beach, Indian River, Florida, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  Age: 93 years
    Last Modified  3 Jul 2011 
    Family ID  F10  Group Sheet

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 21 Apr 1885 - Kristiania, , Oslo, Norway Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsEmigration - 3 May 1907 - Oslo, , Oslo, Norway Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsImmigration - 16 May 1907 - Ellis Island, New York, New York, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 2 Apr 1910 - Providence, Providence, Rhode Island, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google Maps1920 US Federal Census - 5 Jan 1920 - Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsNaturalization - 5 Jun 1922 - , , Massachusetts, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google Maps1930 US Federal Census - 21 Apr 1930 - Milton, Norfolk, Massachusetts, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsWWII Draft Registration - 26 Apr 1942 - Milton, Norfolk, Massachusetts, United States Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes 
    • VISIT HOME -- According to the online Ellis Island Records, Karl Hjelm, Lovise Hjelm (both listed as 28 years old) and Walter Hjelm (2 years old) boarded a ship in Kristiania, Akershus, Norway and arrived in Ellis Island aboard the "Hellig Olav" on April 15 1913. Their place of residence is listed in the ships manifest as Boston, MA. [2]

  • Sources 
    1. [S250] Norwegian Digital Archives, (\i Digitalarkivet\i0 . http://digitalarkivet.no.), (http://digitalarkivet.no : accessed 27 Jan 2009); Emmigrations from 1867-1930, Entry for Karl Einar Hjelm; http://digitalarkivet.no/cgi-win/webcens.exe?slag=visbase&filnamn=EMIOSLO&personpostnr=192368&merk=192368. (Reliability: 3), 27 Jan 2009.

    2. [S249] Ellis Island Records, Ellis Island Foundation, Inc., (http://www.ellisislandrecords.org).

    3. [S247] 1920 US Federal Census for Suffolk Co., MA, MA, Suffolk County, (www.ancestry.com: National Archives and Records Administration, 2005), T625, roll T625_737, Boston, enumeration district (ED) 426, sheet 5A, dwelling 54, family 88, Carl E. Hjelm, accessed 24 Aug 2009 (Reliability: 3), 24 Aug 2009.

    4. [S4] 1930 US Federal Census for Norfolk Co., MA, MA, Norfolk County, (www.ancestry.com: National Archives and Records Administration, 2002), T626, roll 935, Milton, enumeration district (ED) 64, sheet 27A, p. 70, dwelling 440, family 534, Carl E. Hjelm, accessed 24 Aug 2009 (Reliability: 3), 24 Aug 2009.