- Birth Date
- 5 May 1835
- Death Date
- 26 August 1912
Jens Jacob Jensen
James Jacob Jensen
He came on the ship Monarch of the Sea in 1861 and is listed as a laborer.
He later changed his name to James, as his death certificate confirms--James J. Jensen. Note that the inscription on his gravestone shows his birth year as 1835, and this death certificate shows it as 1836.
He married Victoria Pigg-Stannard in Salt Lake City in 1862.
- Age at Departure: 26
- 1870 Utah Census.
- 1880 Utah Census.
- 1900 Utah Census.
- Brigham Young office emigrating companies reports, 1850-1862, Reports, 1856-1862, S. A. Woolley emigration list, 1861
- Journal History of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, 22 September 1861, 6.
- "Ox Team Pioneer is Called to His Reward," The Herald-Republican, 28 August 1912, 4.
- Utah Death Certificate Index, 1905-1967.
- Utah State History Cemeteries and Burials Database.