Israel Israelsen

Birth Date
On 1862 March 11 (Born)
Death Date
On 1864 October 6 (Died)

Son of Tellef John Israelsen and Maren Dorthea. The Israelsen family emigrated from Norway and crossed the plains with the Christoffersen Freight Train. Israel died en route 6 October, a fulfillment of his father's dream, namely: "That he had arrived in Zion and was gathering up his family and found all but one. " Israel was buried by the road side. The exact place of the grave is not known.

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