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This is Ödenäs church in Älvsborg, Sweden. This is the parish where Karl Magnus Blomberg was born in 1833. He was the son of the schoolteacher Carl Blomberg and his wife Johanna Mattiasdotter. The father Carl Blomberg was a teacher in Ödenäs for no less than 50 years.


The tall stone in the cemetery is a monument erected by grateful pupils to the memory of Carl Blomberg. The inscription reads:


CARL BLOMBERG
* 1807 † 1889
SCHOOLTEACHER IN ÖDENÄS
1827-1877
— • —
GRATEFUL PUPILS
ERECTED THIS MONUMENT

Date taken: May 2, 2003
Place taken: The Church and cemetery in Ödenäs parish, Älvsborg, Sweden
Owner/-s: Göran Blomqvist, Sweden
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