- Birth Date
- 25 January 1841
- Death Date
- 5 October 1898
Jens Christian Olsen
Jens and his wife, Fredericka, were listed with a "Peter J. Olsen" and a "Marie Olsen" on the company roster. At this time, Jens's connection to Peter J. and Marie is unknown.
More research is needed to confirm Jens's date of death.
- Age at Departure: 23
- Head of Household
- “Captain William B. Preston Company (first ox train), manifest, 1864.” Perpetual Emigrating Fund Company church trains accounts 1861-1868, Captains’ accounts, 1862-1868.
- "List of Passengers," Deseret News, 17 August 1864, 369.
- Missionary Department Missionary Registers, 1860-1959, Volume 1.
- New York Passenger Lists, 1820-1957.
- Perpetual Emigrating Fund, Financial Accounts 1849-1886, Ledger C, p. 375.