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Neils Christian Edlefsen

His surname was spelled "Edtlefsen" on the roster. Evidence from emigration and genealogical records proves the Edlefsen family traveled to Utah in 1864. They sailed to America in 1864 and had a child born in December 1864 in Utah, proving they traveled to Utah in 1864. They also had a son die en route.

Companies

John Smith Company (1864)Age at departure: 37

Sources

  • "Obituary," Utah Journal, 8 Feb. 1898, 5.
  • Source Location
  • Utah Digital Newspapers Website
  • Deseret News [Weekly], 12 Oct. 1864, 13.
  • Source Location
  • University of Utah, J. Willard Marriott Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City
  • Lund, Anthon H., et al. Scandinavian Jubilee Album, 1850-1900, Salt Lake City, Utah, 1900,
  • Source Location
  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City
  • New FamilySearch/Family Tree

  • Ship Passenger and Manifest Lists/Mormon Migration

  • Trail Excerpt
  • Source Location
  • Family History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Utah State History Cemeteries and Burials Database

  • Source Location
  • Internet Web Site