Kalmar, Sweden.....my great grandparents Nels Henry Anderson and Wilhemina Elizabeth Carldotter were born here.
SWEDEN - Kalmar castle - SkyscraperCity
The original Kalmar Nyckel sailed from Sweden to the New World in 1638 leaving its passengers to establish the first permanent European settlement in the Delaware Valley, the Colony of New Sweden in present-day Wilmington, Delaware.
Kalmar: Sweden’s Castle by the Sea This is one of Sweden’s best-preserved Renaissance castles, complete with moats, dungeons, and secret passages. Copper-roofed and topped with gilded crowns, the castle perches on an island in Kalmar Sound,