- Birth Date
- 25 August 1835
- Death Date
- 24 June 1926
Lars Peter Nelson
Death date from Utah death certificate. According to his obituary in the Deseret News: "Before the coming of the railroad into Utah, he crossed the plains three times by ox-team hauling emigrants into Utah."
- Age at Departure: 18
- Anthon H. Lund, Scandinavian Jubilee Album (Salt Lake City: Deseret News, 1900).
- Find a Grave (Website)
- "Funeral Services For Early Pioneer Are Held," Piute County News, 9 July 1926, 3.
- Journal History of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Supplement after 31 December 1854, 8.
- "Pioneer of 1854, Provo Settler of 1858, Dies," Deseret News, 25 June 1926, sec. 2, 4.
- Utah State History Cemeteries and Burials Database.