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Niels Christian Nielsen

surname spelled "Neilson" on roster. The family came on the John J. Boyd in 1855.  The family was: Niels age 50, Maren age 52, Anne Catherine age 18 and Karen age 16.  The family was listed as Nilsen on board.  They emigrated from Vensyssel District. 

Companies

Canute Peterson Company (1856)Approximate age at departure: 51

Sources

  • "Immigration to Utah," Deseret News [Weekly], 15 Oct. 1856, 254.

  • Trail Excerpt
  • Source Location
  • Utah Digital Newspapers Website
  • Journal History, 20 Sep. 1856, p. 3
  • Mount Pleasant Historical Association, Genealogy and family pioneer history.
  • Source Location
  • Family History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • 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