- Birth Date
- 29 August 1831
- Death Date
- 1 November 1908
He came with his family from Denmark. He later changed his name to Petersen.
- Age at Departure: 28
- European Mission emigration records, Scandinavian Mission, 1852-1920.
- Journal History of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Supplement after 31 December 1860, 54.
- Perpetual Emigrating Fund Company general files, 1850-1887.
- "The Immigration," Deseret News, 22 August 1860, 197.
- Utah State History Cemeteries and Burials Database.