Sailing Into Stockholm: Connecting to My Roots

Sailing Into Stockholm: Connecting to My Roots

Posted by on Mar 21, 2016 in Sweden | No Comments

“Life can only be understood backwards; but it must be lived forwards.” ~Søren Kierkegaard His name was Oscar Youngquist, a farmer from rural Minnesota whose parents had emigrated from an area south of Stockholm. He was the grandfather I never knew, and his branch of the family tree was a curiosity to me, much like […]