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Andrew John Johnson

His surname is "Yonson" of the Deseret News roster.His death certificate shows his name as "Andrew John Johnson".In other sources his name is "Anders Johan Johanson", "Anders Jonasson", "Anders Yonson" or "Anders Johan Johansson"He came with his wife Elna, children Nils Johan, Johan Elon and his mother Elna. The 1859 William Tapscott ship register lists the family's surname as "Johanson" and following members of the family from Sweden: Anders Johan (32), Elna Petronille (36) wife, Niels Johan (3), Elna (inf.), Elna (67) widow, Marthe Christine (46), Carl August (11), Ida Math. Wilh. (9).

Companies

George Rowley Company (1859)Age at departure: 32

Sources

  • "Funeral Services," Tooele Transcript, 19 Nov. 1909, 6.
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  • Utah Digital Newspapers Website
  • "Latter Day Saints' Immigration," Deseret News [Weekly], 24 Aug. 1859, 197.
  • Trail Excerpt
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  • University of Utah, J. Willard Marriott Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City
  • Find A Grave 

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  • Internet Web Site
  • History of Tooele County
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  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City
  • Nelson, Ruby Robbins, Biographical sketch of Anders Jonasson [n.d.], 4-6.
  • Trail Excerpt
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  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City
  • New FamilySearch/Family Tree

  • Nielsen, Mathias, Journal, in Journal History of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, 4 Sept. 1859, 8, 15-31.

  • Trail Excerpt
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  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City
  • Ship Passenger and Manifest Lists/Mormon Migration

  • Trail Excerpt
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  • Family History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Utah Death Certificate Index, 1904-1961. Utah State Archives and Records Service.

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  • Internet Web Site