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Mads Jensen

Mads came with his family from Denmark, on the ship, Monarch of the Sea in1864.  He came with his wife, Ane Line and four children, Magdalena, Hans, Jens and Susannah.  Three of the children died at sea and Jens died crossing the plains.  Also listed with him on the ship was his sister Karen. She died while crossing the plains. 

Companies

William B. Preston Company (1864)Approximate age at departure: 32

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