Charles Peter Widegren was born on March 6, 1861 in Algutsrum, Öland Island, Sweden. He married Edit Söderlund. Their son Carl was born in North Sheath, England. Charles was a sailor, and he later settled in New York. He owned a house in Algutsrum. He went to visit his son who lived with Fredrik and Emma Carlsson in Algutsrum. On his way home, he boarded the Titanic at Southampton, England as a third class passenger. He died in the sinking on April 14, 1912. His body, if recovered, was never identified.


Offspring of Charles Peter Widegren and Edit Söderlund (?-?)
Name Birth Death Joined with
Carl Edvard Widegren (?-?)

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