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Gustavus August Ohlsson

At the end of a mission, Gustavus traveled to the Salt Lake Valley with the Leonard G. Rice Company in 1867 as Captain of 5th Ten. He traveled on the "Manhattan" from Liverpool to New York from 21 June-4 July 1867.

His name was listed as "Gustaf A. Ohlson" on the ship register and "August Olsen" in the Hansen diary.

Companies

Leonard G. Rice Company (1867)Approximate age at departure: 38

Sources

  • "Arrived," Semi-Weekly Telegraph, 10 Oct. 1867, 2.
  • Trail Excerpt
  • Source Location
  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Hansen, Jens, Diary, in Geneva Frost Gilbert, comp., Our Danish Heritage and Our Temple Work on the Peter Frost Family, 1899-June 1987 [1988], 54.
  • Trail Excerpt
  • Source Location
  • Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University, Provo, Utah
  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Millennial Star, 20 July 1867, p. 462
  • Ship Passenger and Manifest Lists/Mormon Migration

  • Trail Excerpt
  • Source Location
  • Family History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah