Anne Mette Christensen

Company and emigration records erroneously show a surname of "Kok." This is the Danish word for chef or cook. Jorgen was a baker. There was likely some confusion with the clerks when transcribing foreign language data. 

She came on the ship, Monarch of the Sea in 1861 with her husband, Jorgen, and children: Ane Mette, Niels, and Michael.

Her travel to Utah in 1861 is confirmed by the article in The Journal.


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