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Charles Widerborg

He came with his wife, Maria. Charles served in the company as Captain of the Scandinavian group. His birth date is confirmed in the Latter-Day Saint Biographical Encyclopedia and in some sources hisgiven name is "Carl."

Companies

William Budge Company (1860)Age at departure: 46

Sources

  • "The Immigration," Deseret News [Weekly], 22 Aug. 1860, 197.

  • Trail Excerpt
  • Christensen, C. L., History of C. L. Christensen as He Told It, 1-4. (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
  • Christensen, Christian Lyngaa, [Journal], in Susan Arrington Madsen, I Walked to Zion [1994], 89-90.
  • Trail Excerpt
  • Source Location
  • Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University, Provo, Utah
  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City
  • Christensen, Niels C., Journal, in Journal History of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, 5 Oct. 1860, 1-8.
  • Trail Excerpt
  • 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
  • Ence, Gottlieb, Autobiography, 9-10.
  • Trail Excerpt
  • Source Location
  • Utah State Historical Society, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • European Mission, [Emigration records, Scandinavian Mission] 1852-1920
  • Source Location
  • Family History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Jenson, Andrew, Latter-day Saint Biographical Encyclopedia [1971], 1:814.
  • Source Location
  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City
  • Journal History, Supp. after 31 Dec. 1860, p. 53
  • Lund, Anthon H., et al. Scandinavian Jubilee Album, 1850-1900, Salt Lake City, Utah, 1900,
  • Source Location
  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City
  • Mariger, Lawrence Christian, Autobiography and journal 1879-1891, 11-12.
  • Trail Excerpt
  • Source Location
  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City
  • New FamilySearch/Family Tree

  • 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