I want to tell you about an article on Sweden Abroad:http://www.swedenabroad.com/en-GB/Embassies/Washington/Contact/Swedish-America/
The number of "Swedes" living in the United States is said to excede the total population of Sweden. That is a result of the thousands of Swedish immigrants who have contributed so much to the development of the United States.
The Swedish-American communities are vibrant and actively preserving their Swedish heritage. If you would like to find out more, please click on the links below:Bishop Hill, IllinoisLindsborg, Kansas – Little Sweden, USARockford, IllinoisWilmington, Delaware - New Sweden, USAGealogical Interest to Swedish AmericansMany of these Swedish-Americans are interested in finding their roots, tracing their ancestors. There are many websites where you can find help in this endeavor. Gathered below are just a few examples of links:> The Swedish National Archives> Swedish Church Records> Swedish Parishes (in Swedish)> Maps of Swedish towns