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Soren Peter Jensen

His surname is recorded as "Pedersen" on the ship passenger list. His link to having traveled in this company is based on information in his brother Jens's autobiography. Birth is verified by parish register. 

Companies

Christian A. Madsen Company (1862)Approximate age at departure: 18

Sources

  • “91-Year-Old Pioneer is Ephraim’s Oldest Resident,” Deseret News/Church Section, 9 Mar. 1935, 8.
  • Trail Excerpt
  • Source Location
  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • European Mission, [Emigration records, Scandinavian Mission] 1852-1920
  • Source Location
  • Family History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Lever, W. H., History of Sanpete and Emery County

  • Source Location
  • Family History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Parish Register of Sporup, Skanderborg, Denmark.  

  • 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