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Johannes Nilsson

The company he traveled with was noted in local church financial records. He came from Sweden on the ship, Monarch of the Sea in 1864 with his wife, Agneta and children, Jons Peter and Nels August. 

Companies

William B. Preston Company (1864)Approximate age at departure: 36

Sources

  • "List of Passengers," Deseret News [Weekly], 17 Aug. 1864, 369.
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  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • J. Willard Marriott Library, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • 1870 Utah Census
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  • Family History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • 1880 Utah Census
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  • Family History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • 1900 Utah Census
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  • Family History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Family Tree

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  • Internet Web Site
  • Find A Grave 

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  • Internet Web Site
  • Nelson, James Peter, Autobiographical sketch, in Biographical sketches 1891- , reel 60, Box 63, fd. 2, item 17.
  • Source Location
  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Nelson, Nels August, Autobiographical sketch, in Biographical sketches 1891- , reel 60, box 63, fd. 2, item 20.
  • Source Location
  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • 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