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Jens Frederick Mortensen

In some sources his death date is 20 Febuary 1885, however the obituary says he died 9 January 1885. Birth is verified by parish register. Jens Frederick comes on the ship Franklin in 1862. He is married on the ship to Mette Marie Hansen. 

Companies

John R. Murdock Company (1862)Approximate age at departure: 29

Sources

  • "Deaths," Deseret News, 21 Jan. 1885, 28.

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