Frederick Mangus Hokansen, by Olof F. Grafstrom. 1811-1893. Organizer of First American Swedish Church. Born in Sweden, September 7, 1811. Emigrated to America and New Sweden, Jefferson County, Iowa, 1847. Organized first Swedish Lutheran Church in America, 1848. Ordained by Lutheran Synod of Northern Illinios at Galesburg, 1853. Died January 2, 1893.
Portrait of a man wearing dark clothing with a white tie. Has a white beard with no mustache and white hair flips out over ears.
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