- Birth Date
- 23 February 1837
- Death Date
- 22 October 1910
She was unmarried Danish woman who came west with her father, mother and grandmother. Her parents and grandmother left the company at Florence and came to Salt Lake in the 1858 Iver Iversen Company, but Kersten continued to Salt Lake with this company.
She sailed to America in 1857 on the ship "Westmoreland."
The Denmark baptism record shows her name as "Kirstin Marcussen."
In some sources and her given name is spelled "Kirsten," and her surname is spelled "Ericksen" or "Eriksen,"
- Age at Departure: 20