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Peter Mathiasen Mackelprang

The family's travel to Utah in 1856 is confirmed by the obituary of Christina.Peter's birth and death dates are confirmed by the inscription on his gravestone. The Utah State History Cemeteries and Burials Database also confirms his death date.

Companies

Canute Peterson Company (1856)Age at departure: 39

Sources

  • "Final Rites Held for Cedar City's Oldest Pioneer," The Iron County Record, 4 Aug. 1938, [6].
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  • Utah Digital Newspapers Website
  • "Immigration to Utah," Deseret News [Weekly], 15 Oct. 1856, 254.

  • Trail Excerpt
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  • Utah Digital Newspapers Website
  • 1860 Utah Census, Iron Co.
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  • Internet Web Site
  • Find A Grave 

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  • Internet Web Site
  • Journal History, 20 Sep. 1856, p. 4
  • New FamilySearch/Family Tree

  • Ship Passenger and Manifest Lists/Mormon Migration

  • Trail Excerpt
  • Source Location
  • Family History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Utah State History Cemeteries and Burials Database

  • Source Location
  • Internet Web Site