- Birth Date
- 23 November 1833
- Death Date
- 2 September 1905
Niels Christian Mortensen
It appears that he came to the United States ahead of his wife and step-children but reunited with them for the journey across the plains. He was listed as "Neils Christensen," in the company manifest.
- Age at Departure: 30
- Head of Household
- 1900 United States Federal Census.
- “Captain William B. Preston Company (first ox train), manifest, 1864.” Perpetual Emigrating Fund Company church trains accounts 1861-1868, Captains’ accounts, 1862-1868.
- Find a Grave (Website)
- "List of Passengers," Deseret News, 17 August 1864, 369.
- Perpetual Emigrating Fund, Financial Accounts 1849-1886 Ledger C, p. 272