Danbom, Ernst (Ernest) Gustaf
1877-1912

 Ernst (Ernest) Gustaf Danbom 1877-1912

Born 26 October 1877 in Stanton, Iowa, USA.
Died 15 April 1912 in Titanic.

Ernst (Ernest) Gustaf Danbom. Pedigree chart Born 26 October 1877 in Stanton, Iowa, USA. Died 15 April 1912 in Titanic. f Magnus August Danbom. Pedigree chart Born 22 February 1837 in Kättestorp, Kisa (E). Died 14 July 1909 in Stanton, Iowa, USA.
ff Anders Danbom. Pedigree chart Born 4 March 1805 in Sjöbo, V. Eneby (E). Died 10 February 1882 in Örsebo, Kisa (E).
fff Gustaf Danbom. Pedigree chart Born 12 March 1781 in Horn (E). Died 16 September 1827 in V.Eneby (E).
 
 
ffm Lena Andersdotter. Pedigree chart Born 23 September 1782 in Höreda (F).  
 
fm Kristina (Stina) Månsdotter. Pedigree chart Born 22 October 1806 in Krutebo, Tidersrum (E). Died 1897 in Stanton, Iowa, USA. fmf Måns Nilsson. Pedigree chart Born 11 November 1762 in Krutebo, Tidersrum (E). Died 3 December 1850 in Kättestorp, Kisa (E). fmff Nils Persson. Pedigree chart Born 25 January 1718 in Krutebo, Tidersrum (E). Died 12 May 1776 in Tidersrum (E).
fmfm Sigrid Månsdotter. Pedigree chart Born 29 June 1734 in Kisa (E). Died after 1807.
fmm Lena Jönsdotter. Pedigree chart Born 12 October 1782 in V.Eneby (E). Died 12 October 1859 in Kättestorp, Kisa (E). fmmf Jöns Månsson. Pedigree chart
fmmm Annica Hansdotter. Pedigree chart
m Anna Katarina Jonsdotter. Pedigree chart Born 16 October 1835 in Barkeryd. Died 30 July 1915 in Stanton, Iowa, USA.      
 
   
 
     
 
   
 

Biography
Born 26 October 1877 in Stanton, Iowa, USA.
Died 15 April 1912 in Titanic.
There are various reports about Ernst Danbom's date of birth, some in 1877, other in 1878. Anyway he was born in USA. He married Anna Sigrid Maria Brogren from Horn (E) in Chicago in the autumn of 1910. They travelled to Sweden in 1911 in order to visit families in Småland. While they were in Sweden, their son Ernst Gilbert was born. Ernst Danbom persuaded his brother-in-law, Anders's Andersson, to emigrate to America along with his wife and children. The two families, Andersson and Danbom, reserved place on the new the boat Titanic for crossing to USA in 1912. So, the collision with the iceberg happened on the night the 15th of April, 1912. Ernst Danbom lost his life on board Titanic along with his wife, Sigrid, and his son Gilbert. An investigation aiming at finding out with the help of DNA whether the rests of that child body, that was found after the ship accident, belong to little Gilbert Danbom.

Spouse(s) and children
Anna Sigrid Maria Danbom (Brogren). Pedigree chart Born 10 March 1884 in Horn (E).
Died 15 April 1912 in Titanic.
Married 6 June 1910 in Chicago, Illinois, USA
  Ernest Gilbert Danbom. Pedigree chart Born 16 November 1911 in Horn (E).
Died 15 April 1912 in Titanic.
Ernest Gilbert was born on the 16th of November 1911 in Horn (E). His last place of sojourn was Gothenburg before the travel to Southampton, where he along with his family went on board the Titanic as third-class passengers on Wednesday the 3rd of April, 1912 with the ticket nr.347080. When Titanic sank, Gilbert Danbom was 4 months and 30 days old. The destination was Stanton in the United States. Gilbert died at the loss of the ship. His body was never found. A child from Titanic that was found earlier has been assessed as a belonging to an older child, but new information maintains that the body belongs to a baby. It is believed that the child may be the lacking Gilbert Danbom. DNA- testing has been initiated.


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