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Christian Christiansen

Captain of company. Evidence that he came in 1857 is also confirmed in information found in Church financial records.

Companies

Christian Christiansen Company (1857)Approximate age at departure: 32

Sources

  • Christensen, C. C. A., "By Handcart to Utah: The Account of C. C. A. Christensen," trans. Richard L. Jensen, Nebraska History, winter 1985, 337-44.
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  • Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University, Provo, Utah
  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • J. Willard Marriott Library, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Dorius, C. C. N., Autobiography of Carl Christian Nicoli Dorius, 19-21. (Trail excerpt transcribed from "Pioneer History Collection" available at Pioneer Memorial Museum [Daughters of Utah Pioneers Museum], Salt Lake City, Utah. Some restrictions apply.)
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  • Pioneer Memorial Museum (Daughters of Utah Pioneers Museum), Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Dorius, Johan F. F., [Journal], in "Church Emigration Book."
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  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Find A Grave 

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  • Internet Web Site
  • Frantzen, John, Reminiscence and journal 1889-1892, 29-39.
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  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Gottfredson, Peter, Autobiographical sketch [n.d.], 11-12.
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  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Handcart Veterans Association, Scrapbook, 1906-1914, MS 11378, fd. 6, p. 5.

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  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Jensen, James, [Reminiscences], in J. M. Tanner, A Biographical Sketch of James Jensen [1911], 23-40.
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  • Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University, Provo, Utah
  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Journal History, 13 Sep. 1857, p. 25

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  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Liljenquist, Ola Nilsson, Reminiscences. (Trail excerpt transcribed from "Pioneer History Collection" available at Pioneer Memorial Museum [Daughters of Utah Pioneers Museum], Salt Lake City, Utah. Some restrictions apply.)
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  • Pioneer Memorial Museum (Daughters of Utah Pioneers Museum), Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Mormon Migration

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  • Internet Web Site
  • Richards, S. W. and Briant Stringam, 18 Aug. 1857, in Brigham Young, Office Files 1832-1878, reel 35, box 25, fd. 23.
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  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Utah State History Cemeteries and Burials Database

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  • Wright, Caroline (Karen Marie) Olsen, Reminiscences, in Pioneer Women of Faith and Fortitude, 4 vols. ([Salt Lake City]: International Society Daughters of Utah Pioneers, 1998), 4:3474.
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  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah