- Birth Date
- 13 May 1825
- Death Date
- 19 October 1868
The Borkersson family emigrated from Sweden by way of the Monarch of the Sea. He traveled in the Hyde company with his family. Their surname is listed as "Bourtersen" in the Deseret News. On the company passenger list, his name was written as "Neils Bourkersen." Further research is necessary to narrow down his death date.
- Age at Departure: 39
- Head of Household
- “Captain Isaac Canfield Company (fourth ox train), manifests, 1864.” Perpetual Emigrating Fund Company church trains accounts 1861-1868, Captains’ accounts, 1862-1868. (CR 376 8, Box 1, Folder 14)
- "List of Passengers," Deseret News, 17 August 1864, 369.
- New York Passenger Lists, 1820-1957.
- Perpetual Emigrating Fund, Financial Accounts 1849-1886, Ledger C, p. 264.
- Sweden, Baptisms, 1611-1920.