Johann Goddfried Kihlstrom was born on April 04, 1879 in Stora Backa, Kila, Varmland, Sweden and died on November 26, 1956 in Los Alamitos, Los Angeles Co., Calfornia. He was my great-grandfather. He dropped the "h" in the name when he came to Canada then to California.
Hope this helps, I received this information from my cousin in Washington state, I have limited information on my fathers Kilstrom side, how are you a Kilstrom? take care, Jill