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Berta Persson Nelson

came with husband, Ole, and granddaughter, Mary Nielson; name is "Birthie Nielsen" on roster. Name was also spelled, Nilsson. She also went by Bertha.


John G. Holman Company (1868)Age at departure: 57


  • "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