From Kook Science
|Born||21 April 1893 |
Ornskoldsbik, Angermanland, Sweden
|Died||16 January 1975 (81) |
Fort Langley, British Columbia
|Spouse(s)||Jenny Teresia Lindstrom (m. 1926) |
Albert Ostman (April 21, 1893 - January 16, 1975) was a Swedish-born Canadian lumberjack, construction contractor, and amateur prospector, noted for his claims to have been abducted by a family of Sasquatch near the Toba Inlet on the British Columbia coast in 1924.
- Albert Ostman's Story, bigfootencounters.com, http://www.bigfootencounters.com/classics/ostman.htm
- Sanderson, Ivan T. (1961), "Further Sasquatchery", Abominable Snowmen: Legend Come to Life, Philadelphia: Chilton Co., p. 46-64, https://babel.hathitrust.org/cgi/pt?id=mdp.39015014872066;view=1up;seq=70
- Anderson, David C. (1974-01-20), "Stalking the Sasquatch - It's Hard to Prove That Something, Even a Monster, Doesn't Exist", New York Times: 17, https://www.nytimes.com/1974/01/20/archives/stalking-the-sasquatch-its-hard-to-prove-that-something-even-a.html
- "United States World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:29J3-1XQ : 13 March 2018), Albert Ostman, 1917-1918; citing King County no 2, Kitsap County, Washington, United States, NARA microfilm publication M1509 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.); FHL microfilm 1,991,651.
- "British Columbia Death Registrations, 1872-1986; 1992-1993", database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:FLB5-48Z : 8 November 2017), Albert Ostman, 1975.
- "British Columbia Marriage Registrations, 1859-1932; 1937-1938," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:JD8L-9ZG : 11 March 2018), Albert Ostman and Jenny Teresia Lindstrom, 22 Dec 1926; citing , British Columbia, Canada, British Columbia Archives film number B13751, Vital Statistics Agency, Victoria; FHL microfilm 2,074,504.