Amfion Olsen

The Olsen family likely traveled to Utah in 1863, the year they sailed to America and the year Karen Olsen took a PEF loan for their emigration. They possibly came in the Murdock Company with other family members. In some sources his given name is "Walborg".

He came on the ship, John J.Boyd in1863 with his father Johan, Mother Karen and siblings.  The only 28-year-old listed on the ship manifest with this family is "Walborg."  This may be Amphion, but his name does not appear on the original ship manifest.

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