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Jens Anders Nilson

His surname is "Andersen" on the ship manifest, and his name is listed as "Jens A. Nilson" on his death certificate.  New FamilySearch shows his name as "Jon Jens Nilson Andersson."

Companies

John G. Holman Company (1868)Approximate age at departure: 45

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
  • "Pioneer of Midvale, Jens A. Nelson, Dies," Salt Lake Herald, 4 Mar. 1918, 6.

  • Source Location
  • Utah Digital Newspapers
  • Family Tree

  • Source Location
  • Internet Web Site
  • Latter-day Saint Biographical Encyclopedia [1971], 2:306.
  • Source Location
  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Neilson, James Andersen, Autobiographical sketch, in Biographical sketches 1891- , reel 60, box 63, fd. 2, item 10.
  • 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
  • Utah Death Certificate.

  • Source Location
  • Utah State Archives and Records Service