From Sweden. He is listed as Anders Aagesen on the ship Forest Monarch in 1853. He came with his wife Anna. Both appear on the 1856 Utah census in Salt Lake City 11th Ward with their surname spelled "Aagreen." Anders is listed as "Andrew" while his wife is "Anna C. Aagreen." "Andrew Aagrum" of the 11th Ward also paid taxes in 1856.