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Christian Jorgensen Mortensen

Christian is born 29 January 1860 to Mette Marie Hansen (unmarried) and Niels Peter Jorgensen. Jens Mortensen married Mette Marie aboard the ship, Franklin in 1862 and may have adopted Christian. He goes through life as a Mortensen. He came with his mother on the ship, Franklin in 1862. 

Companies

John R. Murdock Company (1862)Approximate age at departure: 2

Sources

  • European Mission, [Emigration records, Scandinavian Mission] 1852-1920
  • Source Location
  • Family History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Parish Register of Emb, Hjorring, Denmark. 

  • Source Location
  • Internet Web Site
  • Perpetual Emigrating Fund, Financial Accounts 1849-1886, Ledger C, p. 492.

  • 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
  • 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