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Ole Simonsen Jonsberg

This is Ole Simmensen Jonsberg (age 37) who is listed on the ship roster for the Athenia with his wife Johanne Dorothea Bernhoff Jonsberg and their son Wilhelm (Vilhelm Philip Jonsberg). Johanne and Wilhelm appear in the Deseret News roster with a Joseph using the surname "Dortia," Johanne's middle name. Joseph is listed as a son of Johanne and Ole in Denmark's birth records. Ole is listed in the Deseret News rosteras misspelled as "Owla Jonberg."

Companies

Joseph Horne Company (1862)Approximate age at departure: 37

Sources

  • "Names of Immigrants," Deseret News, [Weekly], 24 Sep. 1862, 98.

  • Trail Excerpt
  • Source Location
  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • J. Willard Marriott Library, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Denmark, Baptisms, 1618-1923.

  • Source Location
  • FamilySearch
  • 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. 468.

  • 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