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Name
Nils Gustaf von Heidenstam


Date & Place Of Birth
1822, Blekinge, Sweden

Known Domiciles


Known Occupations
Engineer

Immediate Family
Parents: Werther Werner von Heidenstam
Spouse: Magdalena Charlotta (Magda) Rutterskiöld
Children: Carl Gustaf Verner

Date Of Death
June 2nd, 1887

Notes
Nils Gustaf created a network of lighthouses around the Swedish coast around 1849. These were made of iron tubes and were nicknamed 'Heidenstammare'. Married in 1857, Nils Gustaf was the father of Nobel Prize winner, Verner von Heidenstam, with whom he feuded. He committed suicide in 1887.

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