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Karen Frantzen Dorius

Karen traveled with her husband, John Frederick Ferdinand Dorius, her parents, Lars and Martha Maria Johansen Frantzen, and her brother, John.  They traveled to the Salt Lake Valley in the Christian Christiansen Company in 1857.  The Frandzen and Dorius families sailed from Liverpool on the "Westmoreland" on 25 April 1857.  They arrived in Philadelphia on 31 May 1857.


Christian Christiansen Company (1857)Approximate age at departure: 22


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  • Family History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah