- Birth Date
- 17 September 1829
- Death Date
- 13 November 1909
His surname is "Akerlund" in Journal History. His birth and death dates are confirmed by his death certificate.
He came on the ship, Monarch of the Sea in 1861 with his wife, Bengta and children Carl and Mathilda. They are listed as Akerlund on the ship.
- Age at Departure: 31
- Head of Household
- 1880 Utah Census.
- 1900 Utah Census.
- Frank Esshom, Pioneers and Prominent Men of Utah (Salt Lake City: Utah Pioneers Book Publishing Company, 1913).
- Journal History of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, 22 September 1861, 8.
- Utah, Veterans with Federal Service Buried in Utah, Territorial to 1966.
- Utah State History Cemeteries and Burials Database.