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Sophia Hansen Schmidt Christensen

Her name is listed as "Sophy Christiansen" on the Deseret News roster. She also came with her children who were traveling under the surname of "Schmidt," but later used the surname "Smith."

Companies

John R. Murdock Company (1862)Approximate age at departure: 39

Sources

  • Christensen, Frands Christian, Journal excerpts, 19, in Florence Davis Valgardson et. al., eds. Soren Peter Christensen Family Histories [1985].
  • Trail Excerpt
  • Source Location
  • Family History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • European Mission, [Emigration records, Scandinavian Mission] 1852-1920
  • Source Location
  • Family History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Perpetual Emigrating Fund, Financial Accounts 1849-1886, Ledger C,  p. 186.

  • Source Location
  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Ship Passenger and Manifest Lists/Mormon Migration

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

  • Source Location
  • Utah State Archives and Records Service
  • Young, Joseph W., "Report of the Immigration," Deseret News [Weekly], 17 Sep. 1862, 93.

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