Ida Sofia Makela, b 22 Jan 1887 in Rock Springs Wyoming, married August Piiranen 27 fe. 1903. Died in Muskegon Mich. Her children were Jennie Maria Piiranen born 9 July 19-- in Clear Creek Utah., Ina Juliana Piiranen, born 27 Dec. in Oakley, Wyoming and my former mother inlaw, Hilda Sofia Piiranen born 1 Sep 19-- in Cumberland,Wyoming. Hilda married George Earl Salo, 3 May 1928. George Salo was born in Kaleva, Manistee, Michigan. Hilda had 2 more sisters and a brother: Ethel Irene Piiranen, Waino August Piiranen and Hilma Marie Piiranen. My former husband's grandparents are John Makela and Sofia Kortinluoma, Hilma Martella Tweedie would be her sister. We would love to hear from you and your family. Hilda Salo is still living. She lives in --. with a daughter Betty VanderWal.
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