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Peter Thompson

Evidence from emigration and genealogical records proves the Thompson family traveled to Utah in 1861. The Mormon Immigration Index lists this family under the surname of "Nielsen" in the on the 1861 Monarch of the Sea ship register.

Peter is born as Peder Nielsen son of Niels Christian Thomsen and Maren Jensen in the Lendum Parish Register.  


Company Unknown (1861)Approximate age at departure: 35


  • New FamilySearch/Family Tree

  • Parish Register of Lendum, Hjorring, Denmark.

  • Source Location
  • Internet Web Site
  • Ship Passenger and Manifest Lists/Mormon Migration

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