- Birth Date
- 28 April 1850
- Death Date
- 3 February 1922
Hans Niels Hansen
Hans emigrated from Denmark with his parents, Hemming and Johanne. There were three siblings with him on the ship Monarch of the Sea in 1864. Two children died at sea. Ane came with her brother, Hans, to Utah. The month and year of his birth is confirmed by the 1900 Iowa census.
His death date is confirmed by Iowa Wills and Probate Records.
- Age at Departure: 14
- 1900 Iowa Census.
- “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)
- H. N. Hansen, "An Account of a Mormon Family's Conversion to the Religion of the Latter Day Saints and of Their Trip From Denmark to Utah," The Annals of Iowa 41 (Summer 1971), 709-728; (Fall 1971) 765-779. Selected pages from each article transcribed. URL will provide access to the first of the two journal articles.
- Iowa Wills and Probate Records, 1758-1997 for Hans N. Hansen