Daughter of Anders and Hanna Andersen. Her father's name was written on the company list and was labeled as traveling with his family. The entire Andersen (or Eliason) family is present in ship records for the ship B.S. Kimball. Amanda's married name, as written on her death certificate, was "Benson."
Records show the family name as "Anderson," "Andersson," and "Eliason."