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Lars Peter Peterson

Evidence from emigration and genealogical records proves the Peterson family traveled to Utah in 1862. The family's surname is listed as "Christensen" on the 1862 Franklin ship register.


Company Unknown (1862)Age at departure: 36


  • "Richfield Pioneer Dead," Ogden Standard Examiner, 24 Aug. 1906, 2.
  • Source Location
  • Utah Digital Newspapers Website
  • New FamilySearch/Family Tree

  • Ship Passenger and Manifest Lists/Mormon Migration

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