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Jacob Nielsen

with wife, Ellen and 5 children, Hans, Ole, Karen Marie, Christine, Ane Sophie. The roster says that he only had 4 children that came. The ship, Emerald Isle, lists 5 children. They all came in 1868.  Two children died crossing the plains, Karen Marie, and Ane Sophie. They both died in September 1868. 

Companies

John G. Holman Company (1868)Approximate age at departure: 47

Sources

  • "List of Passengers' Names In Captain J. G. Holman's Ox-Train," Deseret Evening News, 22 Sep. 1868, 4.
  • Trail Excerpt
  • Source Location
  • Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University, Provo, Utah
  • 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
  • Ship Passenger and Manifest Lists/Mormon Migration

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

  • Source Location
  • Utah State Archives and Records Service