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Jens T. Peterson

<p> On the 1855 manifest of the ship James Nesmith and on the original handwritten roster of the Secrist/Guyman Company the surname is spelled &quot;Petersen&quot; but on Jens&rsquo; gravestone and in New FamilySearch it is spelled &quot;Peterson.&quot; On the 1860 Utah census he is &quot;Yans&quot; Peterson.</p>

Sources

  • 1860 Utah Census
  • Source Location
  • Family History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Journal History, 7 Sep. 1855, p. 10
  • New FamilySearch/Family Tree

  • Perpetual Emigrating Fund, General Files (CR 376 1) (except for 1847-49 which are in Camp of Israel schedules and reports, 1845-1849).

  • Source Location
  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City
  • Ship Passenger and Manifest Lists/Mormon Migration

  • Trail Excerpt
  • Source Location
  • Family History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah