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Abel Jantti

Tuuli Pynnonen (View posts)
Posted: 18 Aug 2000 8:53PM GMT
On my previous message I wanted information of Abel Jantti from Finland. Now I have founded more facts about him.
My grandfather was Nestor (born 1899 and died in Finland) and his brother was Abel. They were sons of Ananias Jantti and Fredrika Vesterinen (she stayed in Finland). Ananias and Fredrika had also two dauhgters Maiju (Mary) and Ida and one more son Erkko.

Abel, Mary and Ida came to USA or Canada in around 1910. Ananias and Erkko came after I World War.
Mary went probably to Minnesota and married man from Poland whose surname was Helpa. Ida went probably to Oregon and became Meyer.
But Abel I'm not sure. I have found different tracks from USA (mostly Minnesota) and from Canada (mostly Ontario). Problem is that many different branches of Jantti family from same area of Finland has come to North America, so there is couple of different Abels too. I've been trying to find out the birthdate of that Abel I'm looking for.. And still trying.

Abel had at least one daughter Raakel (Rachel?). She went married (unfortunatelly I'm not aware with whom) and had twins in around 1956-60.
I hope these twins are still alive because I would like to find them. My mother and their mother are cousins.

These informations I have mostly found out from my mother and from Internet. I'm living in Finland and that is why my searching in North America has been little restricted and I really appreciate if anyone can help me!
SubjectAuthorDate Posted
Tuuli Pynnonen 23 Nov 1999 4:06AM GMT 
Selma B. Jantti 31 Dec 1999 2:35PM GMT 
Di1960 3 Jan 2000 8:07AM GMT 
selma Jantti 4 Jan 2000 7:26PM GMT 
selma Jantti 4 Jan 2000 7:33PM GMT 
Di1960 5 Jan 2000 5:59AM GMT 
Tuuli Pynnonen 19 Aug 2000 2:53AM GMT 
Suzanne Perry 2 Dec 2002 11:24PM GMT 
Lee 15 Sep 2005 11:56PM GMT 
Tuuli Pynnonen 20 Aug 2000 1:31AM GMT 
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