Evidence from emigration records proves he traveled to Utah in 1863. He married Christine Christensen onboard ship prior to sailing to America. She is listed in the 1863 PEF ledger, evidence that she traveled to Utah in 1863, undoubtedly accompanied by her husband.
Company Unknown (1863)Age at departure: 28
Ship Passenger and Manifest Lists/Mormon Migration
- Trail Excerpt
- Source Location
- Family History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah