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Jens Christian Johnson

The 1862 Hamburg ship manifest shows his parents' and siblings' surname as "Johansen," but his name is listed as "Jens Christian Johnson" on his obituary,  death certificate and gravestone. 

Companies

John R. Murdock Company (1862)Approximate age at departure: 16

Sources

  • "Jens C. Johnson, Pioneer, Is Dead," Salt Lake Telegram, 29 April 1925, 11.

  • Source Location
  • Utah Digital Newspapers
  • Find A Grave 

  • Source Location
  • Internet Web Site
  • Perpetual Emigrating Fund, Financial Accounts 1849-1886, Ledger C, p. 464.

  • 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