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Marcus Eriksen

Marcus, his wife, and her mother initially started with the 1857 Christen Christiansen company and are listed on that roster, but they stayed in Florence for one year and came in the 1858 Iversen Company. They are listed on the Iversen roster as M. Eriksen and K. Erickson. Their daughter, Kersten Erickson continued with the 1857 Christian Christiansen company.In some sources his surname is spelled "Erickson".

Companies

Iver N. Iversen Company (1858)Age at departure: 49

Sources

  • "A Company of Saints," Deseret News [Weekly], 8 Sep. 1858, 118.
  • Trail Excerpt
  • Source Location
  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • J. Willard Marriott Library, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Benson, Kersten Erickson, Kersten E. Benson biographical file, 1-3.
  • Trail Excerpt
  • Source Location
  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Family Tree

  • Source Location
  • Internet Web Site
  • Ship Passenger and Manifest Lists/Mormon Migration

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