- Birth Date
- 28 August 1847
- Death Date
- 23 October 1915
Hans Peter Petersen
He is the son of Jens and Anne Marie. He sailed to America in 1856 on the ship Thornton. His surname is listed as "Peterson" on his death certificate.
- Age at Departure: 8
- Handcart Veterans Association. Handcart Veterans Association scrapbook, 1906-1914, folder 6.
- Journal History of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, 9 November 1856, 27.
- Perpetual Emigrating Fund, Financial Accounts 1849-1886, Ledger B, p. 226.
- Saints By Sea: Latter-day Saint Immigration to America