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Caroline Chapel

The Nielsen journal states that Caroline traveled with the Rowley company, but left her son William, to come with her cousin Sarah a few days later in the Neslen Company. Caroline later married Mathias Neilsen and then a Mr. Brown.


George Rowley Company (1859)Approximate age at departure: 30


  • Find A Grave 

  • Source Location
  • Internet Web Site
  • Handcart Veterans Association scrapbook, 1906-1914. MS 11378, Fd. 6.

  • Nelson, Mathias B. to Albert S. Jones, 27 September 1907. In Handcart Veterans Association Scrapbook 1906-1914. MS 11378, Fd. 3.

  • Nielsen, Mathias, Journal, in Journal History of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, 4 Sept. 1859, 8, 15-31.

  • Trail Excerpt
  • Source Location
  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Utah Death Certificate.

  • Source Location
  • Utah State Archives and Records Service