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Lise Petersen

Evidence from emigration and genealogical records proves the Petersen family traveled to Utah in 1863. They sailed to America in 1863, but the first documentation to place them in Utah is the death of Cecilia in Logan, Utah in 1863. Further research is needed to determine the name of the company they traveled with.Her birth and death dates are confirmed by her death certificate, which lists her given name as "Liza."


Company Unknown (1863)Age at departure: 13


  • New FamilySearch/Family Tree

  • Ship Passenger and Manifest Lists/Mormon Migration

  • Trail Excerpt
  • Source Location
  • Family History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Utah Death Certificate Index, 1904-1961. Utah State Archives and Records Service.

  • Source Location
  • Internet Web Site
  • Utah State History Cemeteries and Burials Database

  • Source Location
  • Internet Web Site