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Peter Madsen

with wife and daughter; died en route.

Companies

James G. Willie Company (1856)Age at departure: 65

Sources

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

  • Trail Excerpt
  • Source Location
  • Utah Digital Newspapers Website
  • James G. Willie Emigrating Company, Journal 1856 May-Nov., 16-53.

  • Trail Excerpt
  • Source Location
  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City
  • Journal History, 9 Nov. 1856, 27, 29.
  • Source Location
  • Family History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University, Provo, Utah
  • University of Utah, J. Willard Marriott Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Utah State University, Merrill Library, Logan, Utah
  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City
  • Madsen, Peder, Diary 1856 Apr.-Sept., trans. Don H. Smith, 19-29.
  • Trail Excerpt
  • Source Location
  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City
  • New FamilySearch/Family Tree

  • Rogerson, Josiah, "Captain J. G. Willie's Or, the Fourth Handcart Company of 1856 [No. 1]," Salt Lake Herald, 15 Dec. 1907.
  • Trail Excerpt
  • Source Location
  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City
  • Smith, Don, e-mail communication, 29 Apr. 2003 and 4 Aug. 2003.
  • Smith, Marilyn Austin, Faithful Stewards--the Life of James Gray Willie and Elizabeth Ann Pettit, 95-120.
  • Trail Excerpt
  • Source Location
  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City