- Birth Date
- 26 March 1823
- Death Date
- 24 May 1866
He came from Denmark on the ship, Westmoreland with his wife Anna Marie. A baby girl named Juliane Marie was born en route. He is the son of Soren Rasmussen and Maren Pedersen. (Do not get him mixed up with Niels Sorensen born Dec 1823.)
- Age at Departure: 34
- Head of Household
- 1860 Utah Census.
- A Biographical Sketch of James Jensen by J. M. Tanner (1911), 23-40.
- Journal History of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, 13 September 1857, 26.
- Soren Jacobsen journal, 1855 September-1860 January, 8-23.
- Sorenson, Niels, Autobiographical sketch.
- Tracy, David, e-mail communication, 14 Sept. 2006.