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Kersten Erickson

She was unmarried Danish woman who came west with her father, mother and grandmother. Her parents and grandmother left the company at Florence and came to Salt Lake in the 1858 Iver Iversen Company, but Kersten continued to Salt Lake with this company.In some sources her surname is spelled "Ericksen" or "Eriksen".In some source her given name is spelled "Kirsten".



  • Benson, Kersten Erickson, Kersten E. Benson biographical file, 1-3.
  • Trail Excerpt
  • Source Location
  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City
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  • Ship Passenger and Manifest Lists/Mormon Migration

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