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Jens Jensen

He came from Denmark with his parents, Mads and Ane Line Jensen. They came on the ship, Monarch of the Sea in 1864. He came with 3 siblings, Magdalena, Hans and Susannah.  All of them died at sea. He died crossing the plains.  

Companies

William B. Preston Company (1864)Approximate age at departure: 5

Sources

  • "List of Passengers," Deseret News [Weekly], 17 Aug. 1864, 369.
  • Source Location
  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • J. Willard Marriott Library, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Family Tree

  • Source Location
  • Internet Web Site
  • Perpetual Emigrating Fund, General Files (CR 376 1) (except for 1847-49 which are in Camp of Israel schedules and reports, 1845-1849).

  • 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