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Neils Christian Edlefsen

His surname was spelled "Edtlefsen" on the roster. Evidence from emigration and genealogical records proves the Edlefsen family traveled to Utah in 1864. They sailed to America in 1864 and had a child born in December 1864 in Utah, proving they traveled to Utah in 1864. They also had a son die en route.

Companies

John Smith Company (1864)Age at departure: 37

Sources

  • "Obituary," Utah Journal, 8 Feb. 1898, 5.
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  • Utah Digital Newspapers
  • Deseret News [Weekly], 12 Oct. 1864, 13.
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  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • J. Willard Marriott Library, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Family Tree

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  • Internet Web Site
  • Lund, Anthon H., et al. Scandinavian Jubilee Album, 1850-1900, Salt Lake City, Utah, 1900,
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  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Ship Passenger and Manifest Lists/Mormon Migration

  • Trail Excerpt
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  • Family History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Utah State History Cemeteries and Burials Database

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  • Internet Web Site