Morton Frederick Mortensen

Morton is seen on ship's passenger list (the ship Electric, arriving in New York on 6 June 1862) with his father, Carl Fredrick Mortensen, and family, but he is not on the PEF record for them. It is uncertain if he traveled across the plains in the Joseph Horne company with the rest of his family, but he was married in Utah in 1862, so he must have traveled some time that year. Further research is needed to verify the name of the company he traveled with.  

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