Evidence from emigration, genealogical and biographical records proves that the Jensen family traveled to Utah in the 1862 Madsen Company. Death is verified by Utah burials.
Her surname is listed as "Pedersen" in the Scandinavian Mission records.
Although documentation is scant, she likely traveled in the same company as her parents and siblings. She had married just prior to setting out for Utah. Her surname is recorded as "Pedersen" on the ship passenger list.