- Birth Date
- 1 October 1842
- Death Date
- 13 June 1937
She was listed as "Bengta Svensen," in the company manifest. Bengta was listed as "Bengta Swensen," in the Mormon Migration database original ship manifest.
- Age at Departure: 21
- 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)
- New York Passenger Lists, 1820-1957.
- Perpetual Emigrating Fund, Financial Accounts 1849-1886, Ledger C, p. 736
- Perpetual Emigrating Fund, Financial Accounts 1849-1886, Ledger C, p. 786