- Birth Date
- 13 December 1855
- Death Date
- 28 January 1922
Jons Peter Nilsson
James Peter Nelson
More research is needed to confirm James's death date as family tradition and data from findagrave.com conflict. Death Date listed reflects family tradition from Family Tree at FamilySearch.org.
- Age at Departure: 8
- 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)
- James Peter Nelson, Biographical sketches, 1891-2013.
- Nels August Nelson, Biographical sketches, 1891-2013.
- New York Passenger Lists, 1820-1957.