- Birth Date
- 31 January 1854
- Death Date
- 4 January 1936
Ernest Lorentz Petersen
son of Hans and Anna Pedersen; some sources spell his given name "Ernst".
- Age at Departure: 9
- Our Pioneer Heritage, vol. 11, p. 182
- Petersen, Ernest, [Reminiscences], in Our Pioneer Heritage, 20 vols. [1958-77], 11:182.
- Petersen, Ernest, Autobiographical sketch, 1-2. Trail excerpt transcribed from "Pioneer History Collection" available at Pioneer Memorial Museum [Daughters of Utah Pioneers Museum], Salt Lake City, Utah. Some restrictions apply.