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James Pollock Park

returning missionary; Captain from Iowa City

Companies

Christian Christiansen Company (1857)Approximate age at departure: 35

Sources

  • "Another Veteran Gone," Deseret Evening News, 4 Feb. 1890, 3.

  • Source Location
  • Utah Digital Newspapers Website
  • Christensen, C. C. A., "By Handcart to Utah: The Account of C. C. A. Christensen," trans. Richard L. Jensen, Nebraska History, winter 1985, 337-44.
  • Trail Excerpt
  • Source Location
  • Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University, Provo, Utah
  • University of Utah, J. Willard Marriott Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City
  • Dorius, C. C. N., Autobiography of Carl Christian Nicoli Dorius, 19-21. (Trail excerpt transcribed from "Pioneer History Collection" available at Pioneer Memorial Museum [Daughters of Utah Pioneers Museum], Salt Lake City, Utah. Some restrictions apply.)
  • Trail Excerpt
  • Source Location
  • Pioneer Memorial Museum (Daughters of Utah Pioneers Museum), Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Dorius, Johan F. F., [Journal], in "Church Emigration Book."
  • Trail Excerpt
  • Source Location
  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City
  • Frantzen, John, Reminiscence and journal 1889-1892, 29-39.
  • Trail Excerpt
  • Source Location
  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City
  • Hansen, Frederick, "The Great Handcart Train from Iowa City to Salt Lake City," Journal of History, Oct. 1916, 408-16.
  • Trail Excerpt
  • Source Location
  • Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University, Provo, Utah
  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City
  • Jacobsen, Soren, Journal 1855 Sept.-1860 Jan., p. 8-23.
  • Trail Excerpt
  • New FamilySearch/Family Tree

  • Richards, S. W. and Briant Stringam, 18 Aug. 1857, in Brigham Young, Office Files 1832-1878, reel 35, box 25, fd. 23.
  • Trail Excerpt
  • 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