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Niels John Peterson

Evidence from emigration and genealogical records proves the Peterson family traveled to Utah in 1863. Further research is needed to determine the name of the company they traveled with.His travel to Utah is mentioned in his son's obituary.

Companies

Company Unknown (1863)Age at departure: 40

Sources

  • "Orangeville. Obituary," Deseret Evening News, 27 Jan. 1916, 10.
  • Source Location
  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City
  • New FamilySearch/Family Tree

  • Perpetual Emigrating Fund Ledger Index, [1992, 2013].

  • 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